Canada Day looks to be another day of severe thunderstorm risks in the eastern Prairies. Alberta will head back to seasonal temperatures, but there's also a slight risk of funnel clouds in the central part of the province. Manitoba continues its hot streak and the eastern side of the province may get to see some of nature's fireworks. Check out more details below.
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- Lots of heat and risks of thundershowers for eastern Manitoba on Wednesday
- Heavy rain just west of Edmonton toward Grand Prairie, with a possible funnel cloud nearing Edmonton on Wednesday
- Showers ease Thursday morning for central and northern Alberta
- Keep on top of ALERTS in your area
WARMTH RETURNS TO ALBERTA, SEVERE RISK CONTINUES IN SASKATCHEWAN AND MANITOBA
After several days of underwhelming temperatures, Alberta finally gets some love for Canada Day, the beginnings of a gradual recovery that begins with daytime highs finally reaching the 20-degree mark for many places.
Heavy rain is en route to Edmonton with the chance of funnel clouds. Regina also gets some rain that will taper off on Wednesday.
Manitoba, on the other hand, not so much with the moderate temperatures. They're set to stay very firmly in the 30s, and feeling close to 40 for the coming days with the humidity.
Manitoba and northwestern Ontario are also once again the focus of severe weather risk Wednesday.
On Thursday, higher amounts of energy build in southern Manitoba and it's going to be a scorcher. There is the chance of showers for central and southern Saskatchewan throughout the day. Thursday continues to be hot for Manitoba and cools as we head east.
Check back for updates as the forecast evolves.