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ALERT: Received the following bulletin at Wed Jun 12 19:13:33 2013 GMT
WWCN16 CWWG 121913
SEVERE WEATHER BULLETIN
ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA
AT 1:13 PM MDT WEDNESDAY 12 JUNE 2013.
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WATCHES/WARNINGS IN EFFECT FOR NORTHERN ALBERTA...

TORNADO WATCH FOR:
=NEW= CITY OF EDMONTON - ST. ALBERT - SHERWOOD PARK =NEW= SPRUCE GROVE - MORINVILLE - MAYERTHORPE - EVANSBURG =NEW= FORT SASKATCHEWAN - VEGREVILLE - REDWATER - SMOKY LAKE =NEW= DRAYTON VALLEY - DEVON - RIMBEY - PIGEON LAKE =NEW= LEDUC - CAMROSE - WETASKIWIN - TOFIELD.

THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORNADOES ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON.

CONDITIONS ARE FAVOURABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS WITH THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE TORNADOES.

THESE SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO
PRODUCE VERY LARGE HAIL..FLOODING RAIN..DEADLY LIGHTNING AND
POWERFUL WINDS. USE THIS TIME TO SECURE OUTDOOR PROPERTY AND
TO ENSURE FAMILY MEMBERS AND CO-WORKERS ARE PREPARED TO TAKE
ACTION SHOULD THE SEVERE WEATHER APPROACH.

ENVIRONMENT CANADA CONTINUES TO MONITOR THE SITUATION CLOSELY
FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT AND POSSIBLE TORNADO
WARNINGS. PLEASE CONTINUE TO MONITOR YOUR LOCAL MEDIA OR
WEATHERADIO FOR FURTHER UPDATES.

SHOULD SEVERE WEATHER APPROACH OR IF YOU FEEL THREATENED DO NOT
WAIT FOR WARNINGS TO TAKE ACTION..TAKE SHELTER IMMEDIATELY.

SHOULD YOU SPOT A FUNNEL CLOUD OR TORNADO...
AND ONLY IF IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...YOU CAN CALL 1-800-239-0484
TO REPORT YOUR SIGHTING.
PLEASE NOTE THIS PHONE NUMBER IS FOR REPORTING SEVERE WEATHER
ONLY.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR:
WHITECOURT - EDSON - FOX CREEK - SWAN HILLS.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

THIS IS AN ALERT TO THE POTENTIAL DEVELOPMENT OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS WITH LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS.

MONITOR WEATHER CONDITIONS..LISTEN FOR UPDATED STATEMENTS.
IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES TAKE IMMEDIATE SAFETY
PRECAUTIONS.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER, YOU CAN CALL
1-800-239-0484. PLEASE NOTE, THIS PHONE NUMBER IS ONLY FOR
REPORTING SEVERE WEATHER.

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WATCHES/WARNINGS ENDED FOR NORTHERN ALBERTA...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH UPGRADED TO TORNADO WATCH FOR:
CITY OF EDMONTON - ST. ALBERT - SHERWOOD PARK
SPRUCE GROVE - MORINVILLE - MAYERTHORPE - EVANSBURG
FORT SASKATCHEWAN - VEGREVILLE - REDWATER - SMOKY LAKE
DRAYTON VALLEY - DEVON - RIMBEY - PIGEON LAKE
LEDUC - CAMROSE - WETASKIWIN - TOFIELD.

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==DISCUSSION==
STORMS DEVELOPING IN THE AREA ARE LIKELY TO BECOME SEVERE AND A FEW HAVE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE A TORNADO. LARGE HAIL, HEAVY RAIN, AND STRONG WIND GUSTS CONTINUE TO BE A THREAT EVEN IN NON-TORNADIC STORMS.


PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST PUBLIC FORECASTS FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

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