Severe storms roll through Manitoba overnight


Confirmed tornado:

Time: Approximately 4:15 pm CST

Location: Roughly 7 km northwest of Northgate

Damage: None reported

Preliminary rating: EF0

Estimated wind speed in kilometres per hour: 90 - 130


After several supercells impacted central/southern Saskatchewan on Saturday, prompting several tornado warnings, it was Manitoba's turn to get a taste of severe storms overnight.


In Brandon, MB:



In Portage La Prairie, MB:




Power outages as of 7:30am CDT:


More storms expected later today:

Manitoba

  • Area(s): Southern and central regions.

  • Timing: Early this morning then again this evening into the overnight hours.

  • Threats: Hail up to 4-5 cm and strong wind gusts of 110 km/h possible. Tornadoes are possible this evening over southern regions.

Strong thunderstorms early this morning then strong to severe storms expected to develop over southern SK and track into southern Manitoba this evening and continue into the overnight hours.

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