Prepare for severe weather this afternoon.
Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm watch (Jun.9) for Fort Saskatchewan, Edmonton and communities in Strathcona County, Lamont County and Sturgeon County.
Heavy rain and thunderstorms may develope this afternoon and continue this evening. According to the weather agency, large hail and tornadoes are also possible.
Severe thunderstorm watches are issued when atmospheric conditions are favourable.