MANITOBA – Rain, hail, lightning and even tornadoes were reported on a wild evening of weather across southern Manitoba.
Environment Canada has confirmed two tornadoes touched down: one in Glenboro that eventually knocked down a structure in Stockton as well as a quick touchdown in Margaret.
Tornado at Glenboro,MB today! pic.twitter.com/uTL65oWNey
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The start of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers game was delayed two-and-a-half hours because of lightning in the area, which lit up the sky across the city.
Environment Canada says the most rainfall came in Erickson, who got 104 millimetres. The strongest wind gusts came in Morden, hitting 111 km/h.