Fog advisory issued for parts of central and southern Alberta, drivers warned of poor visibility on roads

Posted December 5, 2019 6:15 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A fog advisory was issued for a number of areas in central and southern Alberta on Thursday. “Near zero visibility…

Fog advisory issued for Edmonton and surrounding areas

Posted November 14, 2019 10:29 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A fog advisory was issued for Edmonton and surrounding areas on Thursday night, with Environment Canada warning “near-zero visibility in…

Edmonton, brace yourself for another blast of winter Friday

People in central and western Alberta should prepare for another Arctic onslaught this weekend. Global Edmonton chief meteorologist Jesse Beyer says Edmonton can expect rain showers on Friday evening that will turn into moderate to heavy snow overnight and into…

Winnipeggers shouldn’t write off summer just yet: climatologist

With rain in the immediate forecast, many Manitobans are wondering: is this it? Is summer over? According to David Phillips, senior climatologist with Environment and Climate Change Canada, not quite, although the inevitable cold weather is on its way. “I don’t…

Wasps on the rise in Regina, mosquitoes down: City Buzz

The last week of cooler temperatures was a little reminder that summer doesn’t last forever. And cooler daytime and overnight temperatures have affected insect counts and behaviour. Wasps are on the rise in the city, according to Russell Eirich, Regina’s…

Winds could gust in excess of 100 km/h in parts of southern Alberta on Tuesday: Environment Canada

A wind warning has been issued for parts of southern Alberta as Environment Canada forecasts that “strong westerly winds” could gust over 100 km/h in some areas on Tuesday. “Strong winds that may cause damage are expected,” the weather agency…

Police ask Edmonton drivers to slow down as snowfall leads to slippery roads

Even though Saturday was just the first official day of fall, the Edmonton Police Service was already forced to ask drivers to be cautious on the roads after a second consecutive night of snowfall. “With snow accumulation overnight, and another…