Wind Shakes Highway Sign off Pole, Nearly Hits Car

By Grace Muller, AccuWeather.com Staff Writer
August 23, 2012; 3:57 AM
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Global News Calgary posted this video of a storm on Tuesday, Aug. 14, in Calgary, Canada.

The reported winds sustained as high as 41 mph and gusting to as high as 60 mph north-northwest. The thunderstorm was between 2:45 and 4:00 p.m. local time at Calgary International and Calgary/Springbank Airport.

RELATED: The Weather Matrix Blog - Galloping Calgary: Canadian Road Sign Versus Wind

"Jay Mangat shot this amazing footage as a sign on Deerfoot approaching 32nd Ave in the NE of Calgary was being blown around. At the end of the video, one of the signs fall off due to the violent shaking."

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