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Freezing rain warning in effect for Edmonton, St.Albert, Sherwood Park

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?ab33#1612015731626872660201501070501 1:13 PM MST Wednesday 07 January 2015 Freezing rain warning in effect for: City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park Freezing rain is expected or occurring. A band of freezing rain is causing very slippery conditions north and west of Edmonton. At this time it appears that the northern half of the … Continue reading

Environment Canada issues Extreme Cold Warning Alert for Edmonton, St.Albert, Sherwood Park; Advises Albertans to wear appropriate clothing
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Environment Canada issues Extreme Cold Warning Alert for Edmonton, St.Albert, Sherwood Park; Advises Albertans to wear appropriate clothing

Alerts for: City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park Source: http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?ab33#2222121021474931773201501030501 4:30 AM MST Sunday 04 January 2015 Extreme Cold Warning in effect for: City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park A period of very cold wind chills is expected. Very cold temperatures combined with light winds will create extreme cold … Continue reading

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Risk of freezing rain early this evening, says Environment Canada

http://weather.gc.ca/city/pages/ab-50_metric_e.html Issued: 11:00 AM MST Friday 19 December 2014 Today A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming cloudy this afternoon. Risk of freezing rain late this afternoon. High minus 4. Tonight Clearing late this evening. Risk of freezing rain early this evening. Low minus 8. 24 Hour Forecast – Edmonton 19 December 2014 12:00 -8 … Continue reading

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Environment Canada issues Special Weather Statement for Edmonton, St.Albert, Sherwood Park

Alerts for: City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park Statements 10:52 AM MST Friday 21 November 2014 Special weather statement in effect for: City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park Significant snowfall possible this weekend. After above-normal temperatures for this time of year in much of Central and Northern Alberta, temperatures … Continue reading

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Frost Advisory in effect for Edmonton, St.Albert, Sherwood Park

Alerts for: City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park Statement from Environment Canada 3:32 PM MDT Thursday 11 September 2014 Frost Advisory in effect for: City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park Frost is expected overnight as temperatures fall below the freezing mark. Take preventative measures to protect frost-sensitive plants and … Continue reading

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Environment Canada: Be prepared for…HEAT!

Heat and Humidity (Source: http://www.ec.gc.ca/meteo-weather/default.asp?lang=En&n=6C5D4990-1#heat_and_humidity) Humidity is the amount of water vapour in the air. In forecasting, relative humidity describes the percentage of moisture in the air in comparison to how much there is when the air is saturated. The higher the reading, the greater the likelihood of precipitation, dew and fog. Relative humidity is normally highest at … Continue reading

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Lightning Safety Week: Read the tips and information and stay safe!

Lightning Safety (Source: Environment Canada) Lightning Safety – Tip of the Day Why you don’t stand under a tree when there’s lightning. Video. Related Links Video: How to Use the Canadian Lightning Danger Map Canadian Lightning Danger Map Video: Lightning Safety Lightning Safety Fact Sheet Each year lightning kills approximately 10 Canadians and injures approximately 100 to 150 … Continue reading