Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for parts of Metro Vancouver.
The alert is in effect for the following areas:
- Maple Ridge
“Persons in or near this area should be on the lookout for adverse weather conditions and take necessary safety precautions,” said Environment Canada in a statement.
The thunderstorms are expected for Friday evening and throughout Saturday.
According to the weather agency, residents can expect heavy downpours and nearly 25 mm of rainfall in one hour.