Severe Thunderstorm watch in effect for Lloydminster, Vermilion, Wainwright and Provost and area.
Potentially severe thunderstorms have formed this morning and conditions remain favourable until this afternoon. Thunderstorms that form in this area may be capable of producing large hail and strong wind gusts.
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. Lightning kills and injures Canadians every year. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors.