Normal life was disrupted for the citizens of Calgary, Alberta as #Abstorm caused a huge downpour followed and preceded by lightning and hail. While severe thunderstorm warnings were live a short while ago for the Calgary region, netizens took to Twitter and other social media platforms to share their surprise. However, the alerts is now removed according the Government of Canada Met website.
Quite the downpour, thunder, lightning & hail on the road back to #yyc from #banff during #abstorm on Alberta's birthday. Thankful to have made it home safely & praying for safety on the roads pic.twitter.com/E6hDb7ypEP
— Amanda Achtman (@AmandaAchtman) September 2, 2019
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Unusual lightning and thunder caused a lot of worry and anxiety in the neighborhoods.
— Maria:)🌟 (@mariakozzy) September 2, 2019
There are two hail seeding planes deployed on the one aiming for NW Calgary too. pic.twitter.com/lzoFVo5j0L
— Beth Allan (@adolwyn) September 2, 2019
The size of the hail was another shocking finding from the #Abstorm. Apparently, the usual weather conditions in Calgary, Alberta during this time of the year is completely different.
— Brandon Houck (@HouckisPokise) September 2, 2019
— ionicchannel (@ionicchannel) September 2, 2019
There are no usual or untoward incidents reported from Calgary with relation to the #Abstorm so far. However, the region remains on its heels as rains continue.
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