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Critical - Alberta Emergency Alert: Alert for a Possible Tornado Updated
From: Environment and Climate Change Canada
Issued: Aug 03, 2020 at 06:31 PM
- Alert: Aug 03, 2020 at 06:18 PM
- Update: Aug 03, 2020 at 06:31 PM
Area: Special Area #3
Description: At 06:30PM, a rotating severe thunderstorm that is possibly producing a tornado is located 20km south of Consort, moving northeast at 30 km/h. Communities in the path include: Sedalia and New Brigden.
Visit: weather.gc.ca/warnings/index_e.html?prov=ab for more information on weather watches and warnings.
Instruction: Seek shelter immediately in a basement or reinforced structure. Get low and put as many walls between yourself and the storm as possible. Stay away from windows, doors and outside walls. If you are on the highway and cannot avoid the tornado, seek shelter in a ditch or ravine.
Additional information: Broadcast Audio