July 19, 2014 4:57 pm

Severe thunderstorms forecast in southern Saskatchewan

Environment Canada issues severe thunderstorm watch in southern Saskatchewan.

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UPDATE: All severe thunderstorm watches ended in Saskatchewan

REGINA – According to Environment Canada, conditions are favourable in southern Saskatchewan for dangerous thunderstorms Saturday afternoon and evening.

Meteorologists are tracking a cold front moving into western Saskatchewan from Alberta that could provide the focus for severe thunderstorm development.

These storms may be capable of producing intense lightning, damaging wind gusts, large hail and heavy rain.

Environment Canada is reminding people severe thunderstorms can produce tornadoes.

Anyone who would like to report severe weather can call Environment Canada at 1-800-239-0484 or email photos to saskatoon@globalnews.ca.

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 Severe thunderstorm watch ENDED for:

  •  Assiniboia – Gravelbourg – Coronach
  • Carlyle – Oxbow – Carnduff – Bienfait – Stoughton
  • Regina
  • Estevan – Weyburn – Radville – Milestone
  • Fort Qu’Appelle – Indian Head – Lumsden – Pilot Butte
  • Humboldt – Wynyard – Wadena – Lanigan – Foam Lake
  • Kamsack – Canora – Preeceville
  • Kindersley – Rosetown – Biggar – Wilkie – Macklin
  • Leader – Gull Lake
  • Moose Jaw – Pense – Central Butte – Craik
  • Moosomin – Grenfell – Kipling – Wawota
  • Outlook – Watrous – Hanley – Imperial – Dinsmore
  • Swift Current – Herbert – Cabri – Kyle – Lucky Lake
  • Yorkton – Melville – Esterhazy
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