Thu Apr 24, 2014 10:47 AM CDT Chilly weather from the past winter has lasted well into spring across Western Canada. Near-to-below-normal precipitation early in the spring is being followed by a wetter pattern leading to more fieldwork delays for farmers.
Wed Apr 16, 2014 10:10 AM CDT With the first half of April in the books we are seeing diminishing signs of spring's arrival on the weather forecast charts. Winter weather looks to be more of a player during second half of April than spring warmth.
Thu Apr 10, 2014 10:09 AM CDT The brief warm spell earlier this week helped erase the snow cover from some of the region but a renewed surge of cold weather this weekend into next week will dash the hopes of a quick start to spring.
Thu Mar 27, 2014 10:44 AM CDT The very cold weather pattern of the past week will start to lose its grip on Western Canada as we move into next week. Precipitation continues to look lackluster, allowing snow cover to slowly melt down.
Tue Mar 25, 2014 02:09 PM CDT A look back at the winter (Dec/Jan/Feb) season 2013-14 by the NOAA Central Region Climate Office has -- as you might guess -- some extreme numbers in terms of cold, snow, and ice.
Thu Mar 20, 2014 11:03 AM CDT After a week or 10 days of more seasonable temperatures across Western Canada, a renewed push of arctic air during the next several days will slow down the onset of spring.