Severe thunderstorm watch issued for B.C. Peace Region

B.C. North and South Peace River
4:36 AM PDT Friday 19 July 2013
Severe thunderstorm watch for 
B.C. North and South Peace River issued

Risk of severe thunderstorms this afternoon.


This is an alert to the potential development of severe thunderstorms that often give large hail and damaging winds.

Monitor weather conditions..listen for updated statements. If threatening weather approaches take immediate safety precautions.

The B.C. Peace River region will be under favourable conditions for slow moving thunderstorms this afternoon. The potential exists that some of these thunderstorms may become severe. The main threat from these storms will be heavy downpours.