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What goes into the making of a heavy rainfall event

Ever wondered why it’s so muggy before some thunderstorms 
or why some have lulls between torrents of rain?

Reading Time: 3 minutes As we slowly slide into summer it seems an appropriate time to take a look at our next type of severe summer weather — heavy rainfall. Often, when you think of severe weather and heavy rainfall, you don’t put the two together. Oh sure, the Prairies can see huge dumps of rain, but we often dismiss […] Read more