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Derecho
06-21-2010, 12:03 AM
Tonight.

TORNADO WARNING
UPDATED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA
AT 9:39 PM CST SUNDAY 20 JUNE 2010.
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TORNADO WARNING FOR:
R.M. OF ARGYLE INCLUDING GAINSBOROUGH AND CARIEVALE.
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==DISCUSSION==
DOPPLER RADAR INDICATES A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM BETWEEN CARIEVALE AND
THE INTERNATIONAL BORDER. AS THIS STORM PASSED CARIEVALE, A FUNNEL
CLOUD WAS OBSERVED FROM THIS STORM THAT NEARLY TOUCHED THE GROUND.
THIS STORM REMAINS VERY INTENSE AND MAY SPAWN ANOTHER TORNADO.
TAKE SHELTER IF YOU SPOT A FUNNEL CLOUD OR TORNADO FROM THIS STORM.
THIS STORM HAS DROPPED QUARTER TO LOONIE SIZED HAIL AS IT PASSED
CARNDUFF.
THIS STORM IS MOVING SOUTHEASTWARD AT 20 KM/H AND WILL MOVE SOUTH OF
THE INTERNATIONAL BORDER BY 10:30 PM.

From the NWS:
1041 PM CDT SUN JUN 20 2010

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BISMARCK HAS ISSUED A

* TORNADO WARNING FOR...
NORTHWESTERN BOTTINEAU COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NORTH DAKOTA...

* UNTIL 1100 PM CDT

* AT 1035 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A TORNADO. THIS DANGEROUS
STORM WAS LOCATED 10 MILES EAST OF SHERWOOD...OR 46 MILES WEST OF
BOTTINEAU...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

AT 1020 PM CDT, A TORNADO WAS REPORTED NEAR CARIEVALE
SASKATCHEWAN.