heat warnings

Hot, dry weather continues into August for Saskatchewan

Aug 3, 2021 | 2:39pm

It goes without saying that July was a hot, dry month for Saskatchewan. Saskatoon and North Battleford both recorded their driest July on record last year based on preliminary stats from Environment Canada. Closer to home, meteorologist Janelle Gergely says dryness varied depending where you were. “Regina was only the 27th driest on record, so […]

Heat warnings persist in prairie provinces, including Saskatchewan

Jul 2, 2021 | 6:45am

Environment Canada says heat warnings are now in effect for a large chunk of the country, from eastern B.C. to northwestern Ontario. That area includes Saskatchewan, where heat warnings have lasted for the entire province for the last three days, and in some areas even longer. Meteorologist Justin Shelley says the heat will continue for […]

Heat Warnings continues across central and northern Saskatchewan on Thursday

Aug 6, 2020 | 6:11am

Heat Warnings remain in effect across central and northern Saskatchewan on Thursday, including the Battlefords, Prince Albert, Melfort, Nipawin and Tisdale. Environment Canada says cooler air will begin to move in on Friday. Regina and Moose Jaw are not in the warned zone, but will see highs of 31 C on Thursday. The normal high […]

Heat warnings issued for parts of western Saskatchewan Monday

Aug 3, 2020 | 7:15am

The summer heat wave isn’t over quite yet for western Saskatchewan. Environment Canada has issued heat warnings for the western edge of Saskatchewan, including Maple Creek, Lloydminster and La Loche, as well as their surrounding areas. Highs are expected to be in the 32°C range for Monday. The weather office is advising people to drink […]