NEWS
More Moisture for Prairies
Doug Webster DTN Senior Ag Meteorologist
Thu Jan 17, 2013 10:44 AM CST

Thus far, winter has brought plenty of cold weather to the Prairies, particularly to Saskatchewan and Manitoba and snowfall has been a little less than normal. The forecast for the remainder of the winter could have some clues provided from the first part of winter.

Arctic air has been in place from late in the fall through the early winter nearly non-stop across northwest Canada and for more than half of the time has made itself known across the Prairies. Recent milder weather is likely to shift gears back to a cold weather regime during the coming days, but we ...

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