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30 degree weather expected into August

Jul 27, 2020 | 2:22pm

Turn up the air conditioner! If you like 30 degree weather, you should enjoy the next couple of weeks as temperatures will be at or above that for most of the time if the forecast holds true. On Monday afternoon, heat warnings were issued by Environment Canada for western and northern portions of Saskatchewan. With […]

Thunderstorm watches and warnings in place for Western Saskatchewan Friday

Jul 24, 2020 | 4:40pm

Environment Canada has issued severe thunderstorm watches and warnings for a portion of western Saskatchewan for Friday afternoon. Swift Current and area are under a watch, while the Kindersley-Rosetown area is under a warning. Meteorologists with the weather agency say the storm is capable of producing nickel sized hail and heavy rain. Special weather statements […]

Heat warnings issued for several areas of Saskatchewan

Jul 22, 2020 | 5:54am

The heat Saskatchewan is known for will be back for a couple of days starting Wednesday afternoon. Environment Canada has issued heat warnings for much of the province, including Moose Jaw, Swift Current, and Prince Albert. Lead forecaster for Environment Canada Brad Vrolijk said humidity won’t be a major concern for the Regina area Wednesday, […]

Special Weather Statements issued with a hot weekend expected for southeast Sask.

Jun 26, 2020 | 6:37am

With a hot weekend expected across southeastern Saskatchewan, Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for much of the southeastern corner. Included in the advisory are Regina, Weyburn, Estevan, Yorkton and Melville. “A series of disturbances tracking across the northern grainbelt will usher a hot air mass into the region today with temperatures climbing […]

No problems for SaskPower when it comes to power usage in this heat

Aug 2, 2019 | 2:48pm

SaskPower’s grid is getting tested as southern Saskatchewan is under an extreme heat warning, but the company says it is doubtful we will see a consumption record happen. “It’s not likely we will set one on Friday.” SaskPower’s Jordan Jackle said. “We are keeping an eye on things though as there is a chance we […]

Heat warnings continue in southern Saskatchewan

Aug 2, 2019 | 5:37am

Environment Canada says heat warnings in the southern portion of the province will continue Friday. A hot and humid airmass over southern Saskatchewan will remain in place for a few days. The weather agency says daytime highs are forecast to be 32 degrees celsius or higher with overnight lows near 16 degrees celsius. Current guidance […]

Heat warnings across southern Saskatchewan

Aug 1, 2019 | 11:11am

Environment Canada has issued heat warnings across southern Saskatchewan. The weather agency says a hot and humid airmass is moving into southern Saskatchewan Friday and will remain in place for a few days. Daytime highs are forecast to be around 32 degrees celsius with overnight lows near 16 degrees celsius. Environment Canada says to watch for […]

Heat warning for Northern Saskatchewan could last a few days

Jul 22, 2019 | 8:35am

Summer is heating up in Northern Saskatchewan as Environment Canada issues heat warnings. A high pressure system is building in the northern half of the province causing daytime highs to exceed 30 degrees and nighttime lows staying above 14 degrees. Stephen Vallee with the weather agency there are a few things you should remember during […]

Regina and others break record for warmest June 3 in history

Jun 3, 2019 | 6:08pm

The first Monday in June was a record-breaker when it comes to the weather. The temperature in Regina on Monday got just over 35 degrees making it the warmest June 3rd in history breaking the old record of 33.7 in 1988. Moose Jaw also set a record at 35.2 degrees which made them the hottest […]