Looking outside right now the sky looks pretty clear and sunny, so it was rather shocking to to find out about Environment Canada's latest alert.
At 9:57 am today (Friday, July 21), Environment Canada issued a special weather alert. There are severe thunderstorms on the way with a risk of Hail and maybe even Tornadoes!
Severe thunderstorm watches are only issued when thunderstorms have the potential to produce large hail, damaging winds or torrential rain.
And this isn't even the first warning we've had this year. On June 19th there a similar alert.
Here is the official alert issued today: