Environment Canada has confirmed three tornadoes touched down in Saskatchewan Wednesday afternoon.
The tornadoes were near Foam Lake, Manitou Beach/Watrous, and the Cymric/Govan area.
Damage has been reported in the Foam Lake area, including damage to power lines and trees, the federal weather agency stated.
Please take watch and be safe ❤️ pic.twitter.com/SrPnEGUaDA
— highheels&fields (@lesleyraekelly) June 29, 2022
— Prairie Storm Chasers (@PrairieChasers) June 29, 2022
— Chad Cardiff (@ChadCardiff) June 29, 2022
Tornado touchdown at Manitou regional campground near Watrous 10 mins ago 😳😳😳😳 #skstorm
Thankfully disappeared quick. pic.twitter.com/5MkekPzsf2
— Chris Bauer (@Chris_bauer_LL) June 29, 2022
All three tornadoes have been given a preliminary rating of EF0 but may be updated as the investigation continues.
An EF0 tornado has wind speeds between 105 and 137 kilometres per hour.
— SK Jo (@invigilator4) June 29, 2022
Son-in-law @RazRusescu was driving back from work in PA this afternoon via Watrous and took this pics. He asked if speed limits still are still in force when he’s that close to this kind of thing #skstorm pic.twitter.com/VmGgWaZ2YY
— Trent Fraser (@trentfraseryqr) June 30, 2022
— bev pacey (@blpacey) June 30, 2022
— Johanna Wagstaffe (@JWagstaffe) June 30, 2022
— Jenny Hagan LostInSk (@LostInSk) June 30, 2022
“Environment Canada meteorologists are seeking pictures of any damage these tornadoes may have caused. Should you have any information regarding these events, or to report severe weather at any time, please call 1-800-239-0484, send an email to [email protected], or tweet to #skstorm,” states ECCC.