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Warm but ‘moody’ spring expected across most of Canada: Weather Network forecast

Warm but ‘moody’ spring expected across most of Canada: Weather Network forecast

Feb 28, 2024 | 10:10am
Most Canadians can look forward to a warmer-than-normal spring, but they should also brace for the season’s “profound mood swings,” according to The Weather Network’s latest outlook.  The forecast released Wednesday predicts that the unusually mild winter seen across much of the country thanks to El Niño conditions will pave the way for even more […]
Snow Flurries, Cold Nights, and Above Seasonal Daytime Temps Ahead

Snow Flurries, Cold Nights, and Above Seasonal Daytime Temps Ahead

Feb 13, 2024 | 5:08am
Weather Forecast Temperature Chance Precip Today Snow showers early – then cloudy. Look for 1-2 cm Wind: W-NW 15-25 km/h High: -5° 90% Tonight Partly cloudy   Wind:  W-NW 15-30 km/h Low: -13° 20% Wednesday Partly to mostly cloudy   Wind: W 15-25 km/h High: -7° 20% Wednesday night Spotty snow showers   Wind:  N-NW […]
Environment Canada’s head climatologist shares his top 10 weathers stories of 2023

Environment Canada’s head climatologist shares his top 10 weathers stories of 2023

Dec 21, 2023 | 7:32am
Here’s a quick list of Canada’s top 10 weather stories for 2023, as compiled by Environment Canada head climatologist David Phillips. 1. Wildfires — Nearly every jurisdiction in Canada had them this year, and the total amount of forest burned doubled the previous record. 2. Wildfire Smoke — Some Canadian cities had air quality as […]
Snow and Rain Over Next Two Days

Snow and Rain Over Next Two Days

Dec 7, 2023 | 4:41am
Weather Forecast Temperature Chance Precip Today Mostly cloudy – developing showers   Wind: E-SE 10-20 km/h  High: 5° 50% Tonight Rain – heavy at times, changing to heavy wet snow / 2-4cm possible   Wind: N 20-40 km/h Low: -2° 90% Friday Snow tapers and ends – additional 4-8 cm   Wind: N-NW 25-45 km/h […]

Weather System Bringing Moisture to Southwestern Saskatchewan

Aug 8, 2023 | 11:44am

A weather system moving into the southwest corner of the province over the next few days is going to cool temperatures substantially – and potentially bring with it – rainfall. Drought stricken regions of the province are going to be given a bit of a break from the hot dry conditions thanks to an upper […]

Saskatchewan farmers gearing up for the harvest season

Aug 3, 2023 | 4:41pm

Most areas of Saskatchewan are preparing for harvest operations, while combines are becoming a frequent site in the west-central and southwest regions. The Saskatchewan Crop Report for the period of July 24-31 says hot conditions persist and crops continue to ripen. Producers are hoping for rain after harvest to replenish soil moisture for next year. Rain […]

Esterhazy farmer says rain has been hit-and-miss

Jul 12, 2023 | 3:54pm

An Esterhazy area farmer says when you plant 52-thousand acres, you have a lot riding on your crops. Hrushka Farms near Esterhazy is certainly one of the largest grain farms in Saskatchewan. Rain has been hit-and-miss this summer and Kevin Hrushka says that has impacted crop development, saying the north end of his land looks […]

WSA warns about high water on North Saskatchewan River

Jun 20, 2023 | 7:09pm

The Water Security Agency is warning people along the North Saskatchewan River, that whole lot of water is coming. Heavy Rain on top of snow packs in Alberta will bring flows along the North Saskatchewan River from 280 m3/second to as high as 1200 m3/s. Peak flows are expected to arrive from Alberta on Friday […]

Many Sask. farmers done seeding

Jun 15, 2023 | 4:24pm

Most producers in Saskatchewan have finished seeding. 99 percent of the crop has been seeded, slightly up from 96 percent last week, according to today’s crop report. “It’s right where we should be for this time of year,” said Crops Extenstion Specialist with the Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture Matthew Struthers. “There’s a little bit of […]

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 […]