05/08/2017 02:10 EDT | Updated 07/05/2017 11:29 EDT

Alberta Ice Shoves: Walls Of Ice Rise Up Against Homes In Just Minutes

This is pretty cool.


One day, it's sunny and warm. The next, it's winter again.

So goes springtime in much of Canada. But for folks in Alberta beach towns, the switch can happen in just minutes.

In Alberta Beach, strong winds pushed huge piles of ice off Lac Ste. Anne and onto residents' properties. The phenomenon can create massive walls of ice in just a few minutes.

Watch the video above to see how it all goes down.

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