At 8:23 a.m. CDT, Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm capable of producing up to toonie-sized hail and heavy rain.

This severe thunderstorm is located 14 kilometres south of Lost Lake, moving north at 40 km/h.

Hazard: Toonie size hail.

Locations impacted include:
Eagle Lake and Lost Lake.

Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. Large hail can damage property and cause injury. Lightning kills and injures Canadians every year. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors!

Severe thunderstorm warnings are issued when imminent or occurring thunderstorms are likely to produce or are producing one or more of the following: large hail, damaging winds, torrential rainfall.

The Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management recommends that you take cover immediately if threatening weather approaches.