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Severe Thunderstorm Watch

posted Aug 17, 2016, 3:22 PM by Kathy Carr
Issued at 17:17 Wednesday 17 August 2016Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts, large hail and heavy rain.
Large hail can damage property and cause injury. Strong wind gusts can toss loose objects, damage weak buildings, break branches off trees and overturn large vehicles. Intense lightning is likely with any thunderstorm that develops. Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads.

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