Figure 1 shows the surface observations at 1:00 pm CDT, which shows a large area of high pressure over Saskatchewan and spreading into Manitoba.
According to Environment and Climate Change Canada (2018), an F0 tornado touched down at 3:30 pm CDT near Steep Rock, MB. The track and width of the tornado was not documented by ECCC. The tornado caused no fatalities, injuries or property damage.
NWS Weather Prediction Center Surface Analysis Archive. (2017). Surface analysis 18Z Mon Jul 8 1996. Retrieved from: https://www.wpc.ncep.noaa.gov/archives/web_pages/sfc/sfc_archive.php
Environment and Climate Change Canada Data. (2018). Canadian National Tornado Database: Verified Events (1980-2009) – Public. Retrieved from: http://donnees.ec.gc.ca/data/weather/products/canadian-national-tornado-database-verified-events-1980-2009-public/