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on July 7, 2014 in World News

Flood-soaked Prairies hit with tornadoes, hail

Flood-soaked Prairies hit with tornadoes, hail High winds and hail slammed the flood-ravaged city of Brandon, Man., but so far the dikes have not been breached. Other parts of Manitoba and Saskatchewan were hit with three tornadoes as large hail pounded the Prairies. The City of Brandon, the province’s second-largest city, provided an update on the current flood situation Sunday morning. Brian Kayes, the city’s director of risk and emergency management, said the water level had increased about three inches since 9 p.m. Saturday. Any water on the street was caused by the storm and not from damage to the… View Article

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