[PHOTOS] Tornado Near Ponoka; South of Edmonton, One Home Damaged

According to Alberta Emergency, there is a potential tornado developing in Ponoka, Alberta.

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UPDATE AT 7:20 PM — Here are some user submitted photos of said tornado.

Ponoka tornado photos:
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UPDATE AT 6:13 PM — The Tornado warning has been canceled by Environmental Canada.

Unfortunately however, one house was badly damaged before the tornado had calmed.

Those in and around the area of Ponoka and Alix should stay indoors and head to a basement if at all possible.

If you are driving on the highway or other streets, you should park your vehicle on the side of the road safely until further notice, or until it is cleared up.

The severe storm is on a path headed northwest.

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Stormchasers, if you’re out there, please remain safe.


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  • March 24, 2017 at 8:02 AM
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    Owau no MRS Margaret Robinson, he kula loan poʻe e haawi kōkua i ka awelika kanaka i mea ma ka pono o ke kālā kōkua. Oe urgently Pono ka hoaie, e uku aku i kou aie ole, e hoomahuahua i kou hana? Inā ‘oe i ua hoomalau e mau kapa a pau a me nā kālā hui? Inā ‘oe e pono ai i ka ka hoʻohuiʻana aie a me ka moraki?’ Aneʻi mea i ka manawa a hiki i kou pilikia kālā lawe mai i ka hopena. oe i hewa ai ‘ole e pono ai ke dala, e ana ma ka hana, e uku hoʻi ma 2% panee ana, i ke koi kālā no na kanaka e uku bila aie, e hāʻawi liloʻole kālā. Au i e hai aku oe ia mākou i loa ike loea a me ka makemake e makemake e haawi aie i ka ka mea i hoʻopōmaikaʻiʻia. No laila, e leka uila mai i keia la Via e-mail ma (margaretrobinsonloan@gmail.com)

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