NEWS
Cold Blast for Prairies
Doug Webster DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Thu Jan 2, 2014 11:19 AM CST

If you are sick of the almost relentless cold across the Prairies during the past several weeks, you may have some hope coming for some milder weather in a week or so.

Southern Alberta and southern Saskatchewan have seen some mild weather for brief periods during the past week or two, but Manitoba has been pretty much in the ice box all of the time.

If some of the model output is anywhere near correct, we will see one more brutal push of cold arriving this weekend and lasting into early next week. In fact, some areas may see some ...

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