6:53 PM PDT Thursday 21 August 2014
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for:
Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing heavy rain.
The potential for severe thunderstorms will continue into the late evening.
With these thunderstorms, there is potential for localized rain amounts near 15 mm within an hour.
Fast moving water across a road can sweep a vehicle away. Be prepared for severe weather. Take cover immediately, if threatening weather approaches.
Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required. Please monitor local media or Weatheradio. Email reports of severe weather to firstname.lastname@example.org or tweet with the hashtag #BCStorm.