Colorado Low

A potential last kick from winter

Apr 16, 2023 | 7:26pm

For the last few days people have been donning lighter clothes, more people are out walking on the streets and in the parks, and there is the smell of backyard fires and BBQs going in the evening.  All sure signs that spring has arrived in Saskatchewan.  But not so fast.  Winter wants to have another […]

Rainfall warning for Southern Saskatchewan: up to 60 mm of rain possible

May 11, 2022 | 4:12pm

Many people in southern Saskatchewan are no strangers to the rain so far this spring – and starting Thursday night they’ll get some more. Environment and Climate Change Canada has issued a rainfall warning for areas of southern Saskatchewan, as models are indicating up to 60 mm of rain could be falling. Meteorologist Terri Lang  […]

Special weather statement in effect for Moosomin and Carlyle areas

Apr 28, 2022 | 10:29am

Another Colorado low is expected to rock the prairies for the third straight weekend. Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for the Moosomin, Grenfell, Carlyle, and Oxbow areas. The statement says western Manitoba and the Red River Valley areas could see between 20-50 mm of precipitation throughout the weekend. The northern plains is […]

Weather Alert: Special Weather Advisories remain in place across eastern Sask.

Oct 14, 2021 | 5:20am

With a Colorado Low clipping central and eastern Saskatchewan, Special Weather Advisories remain in place for a good chunk of the province Thursday morning, including Regina, Moose Jaw, Saskatoon and Yorkton. Environment Canada says the low moving through will continue to bring either rain or snow to many communities, temperatures around freezing could create dangerous […]

Colorado Low could bring snow to southeastern Sask. Wednesday night

Oct 12, 2021 | 10:12am

A Colorado Low moving in could bring the first snowflakes of the season to southeastern Saskatchewan Wednesday night and into Thursday. Environment Canada’s Terri Lang said about 20mm of rain is expected to fall, but that could change into snow Wednesday night. “Yes, we are looking that the possibility that those first flakes will fly,” […]

Get ready for a lot of snow this weekend

Nov 5, 2020 | 5:46pm

You might want to make sure you know where your snow shovel is or if your snowblower is working because you will need them soon. After going through a week where the temperature got close to or above 20 degrees in Saskatchewan, a blizzard is getting ready to move in that will pack freezing rain, […]

Special Weather Statement issued as Colorado Low side swipes southeast Sask.

Nov 29, 2019 | 6:00am

Environment Canada has issued a Special Weather Statement for portions of southeast Saskatchewan Friday morning, including Moosomin, Weyburn, Estevan and Carlyle. A Colorado Low sweeping through the United States will edge across southeast Saskatchewan Friday and into Saturday, bringing both rain and snow to the areas under the advisory. The mixed precipitation could continue late […]