UPDATE 4: As of 8:30, Thunderstorm warning has since ended.
UPDATE 3: As of 6:20 PM, a severe storm is near Hixon and moving in an easterly direction.
UPDATE 2: This storm system is a slow moving system. We continue to track it and can tell you it is quite interesting as it progresses. It is tracking in an easterly direction as of 5:43 PM.
Quesnel is also included in this Warning and the area may get hit by the storms before Prince George as the storms are tracking in an easterly direction.
At 4:30 PM PDT, Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm 70 km west of Quesnel moving to the east at 30 km/h.
This thunderstorm is capable of producing very strong wind gusts, up to nickel size hail and heavy rain.
Radar is indicating some severe thunderstorms moving into the Prince George region…
At 4:20 PM PDT, Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking an organized line of severe thunderstorms that will move across highway 16 between Burns Lake and Prince George.
These thunderstorms are capable of producing very strong wind gusts, up to nickel size hail and heavy rain.
Lightning kills and injures Canadians every year. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors!
Severe thunderstorm warnings are issued when imminent or occurring thunderstorms are likely to produce or are producing one or more of the following: large hail, damaging winds, torrential rainfall
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