Gateway Gazette

Environment Canada Issues Wind Warning for Parts of Southern Alberta

Alerts for: Okotoks – High River – Claresholm

M.D. of Foothills near Cayley
M.D. of Foothills near High River and Aldersyde
M.D. of Foothills near Longview and Eden Valley Res.
M.D. of Foothills near Okotoks and De Winton
M.D. of Foothills near Priddis and Brown-Lowery Prov. Park
M.D. of Foothills near Turner Valley and Black Diamond
M.D. of Willow Creek near Claresholm and Stavely
M.D. of Willow Creek near Nanton and Parkland
Rocky View Co. near Bragg Creek and Tsuu T’ina Res.
Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring.

Strong wind gusts up to 100km/h are possible this afternoon and are expected to persist until early this evening

High winds may toss loose objects or cause tree branches to break. Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions due to high winds.

Similar warnings are in effect for:

  • Brooks – Strathmore – Vulcan
  • Hanna – Coronation – Oyen
  • Medicine Hat – Bow Island – Suffield

Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required. Please continue to monitor your local media or Weatheradio for further updates. If you would like to report severe weather, you can call 1-800-239-0484 or send an email to storm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports to #ABStorm.

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