Environment Canada said heavy rainfall, funnel clouds and severe thunderstorms were possible for parts of southern Manitoba Saturday. 

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A lot of rain has already fallen in Swan River, which is also under a heavy rainfall warning Saturday afternoon. (Riley Laychuk / CJSB FM )

​Late Saturday afternoon, a severe thunderstorm warning was still in effect for:

  • Arborg - Hecla - Fisher River - Gypsumville - Ashern

And a rainfall warning was still in effect for: 

  • Dauphin - Roblin - Winnipegosis
swan river downpour

Swan River is part of the area under a heavy rainfall warning issued Saturday. As these pictures show, the region is getting drenched. (Riley Laychuk / CJSB FM )

Meanwhile, heavy rain hit Swan River earlier Saturday, which had earlier been included in the rainfall warning.

Some streets in Swan River were flooded as high as the bumper on vehicles, and sewers were inundated with water on the roads. 

severe thunderstorm warnings

Late Saturday afternoon severe thunderstorm warnings were still in place for Dauphin - Roblin - Winnipegosis, as well as Arborg - Hecla - Fisher River - Gypsumville - Ashern. (Environment Canada )

Environment Canada said the region could see as much at 50mm of rain Saturday. The rain was expected to taper off late in the afternoon. 

Funnel clouds were also a possibility for most of southern Manitoba including the Interlake from west of Winnipeg to the border with Saskatchewan.