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Environment Canada: Three Tornados Last Evening

Aug 07, 2016 06:25 AM EDT
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Environment Canada has been under severe climate threats from yesterday as tornado warnings have been sent out at certain parts of Manitoba. The meteorologists' said they were expecting severe thunderstorm which would be the reason for the tornado. The threatening climate can get quite dangerous, and environment Canada is warning people against this situation.

As per the reports, two tornadoes and one funnel cloud hit southern Manitoba in the evening which worsened the climate. A funnel cloud went around in the north of Hartney in the evening, 4th of August.

Environment Canada reported a few damaged properties as well. Though the tornado stopped, the thunderstorms continued in Manitoba because of the heat and the humidity that prevailed around the place.

The meteorologist reports stated that thunderstorms were expected to hit these places: Winnipeg, Victoria Beach, Pine Falls, Whiteshell, Lac Du Bonnet, Pinawa, Sprague, Dauphin, Russell, Steinbach, St. Adolphe, Emerson, Richer, Selkirk, Gimli, Stonewall, Morden, Winkler, Altona, Morris, Portage La Prairie, Headingley, Carman, Brunkild, Dugald, Grand Beach, Beausejour, Roblin, Winnipegosis and Nopoming Provincial Park.

There was very strong winds that blew down trees and power lines in some of these places. In Modren, the winds extremely strong and threatening and was at 111 km/h. In Winkler, the winds were at the speed of 95 km/h . The hail that was identified during these thunderstorms were huge and out of the ordinary.

Due to the bad climate, environment Canada had asked people to take precautionary methods. People were advised to get indoors, away from the doors and windows or to get to the basements to stay safe.

Last Wednesday, Mantioba had received nearly 20 weather warnings. The climate was so bad that it caught attention of media in no time. In fact, ,many people were passing pictures and videos of the flooded places.

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