A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for Hanna and Richdale.

Conditions are capable of producing strong wind gusts, large hail and heavy rain. Large hail can damage property or cause injury. strong wind gusts can toss loose objects, damage weak buildings, break branches off trees or overturn large vehicles.

Thunderstorms are expected to develop along the foothills and near a surface over eastern Alberta this afternoon.

Continue to monitor Environment Canada and Drum FM for updates.

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