The Weather Network – Nearly all of Canada will experience an icy cold due to high pressure build-up

The Weather Network – Nearly all of Canada will experience an icy cold due to high pressure build-up

A record-breaking high-pressure ridge will envelop much of western North America this week. Often we pay special attention to low pressure while emphasizing high pressure. However, high pressure can have the most impact on our weather patterns. The situation will be quite unusual, as a northward bulge in the jet stream will approach the North … Read more

The Weather Network – ‘Be careful’: Dangerous travel expected in Ontario snow showers

The Weather Network – ‘Be careful’: Dangerous travel expected in Ontario snow showers

Note if you plan to travel to communities near Lake Huron and Georgian Bay Sunday: Snow showers are likely to create dangerous road conditions, with up to 12 inches of snow in the heaviest tires possible. Combined with gale force winds, visibility will be quite poor and the roads will be slippery. DON’T MISS: Why … Read more

The Weather Network – Heavy rain, snow heading to Atlantic Canada to start the week

The Weather Network – Heavy rain, snow heading to Atlantic Canada to start the week

Enjoy Sunday’s short breather, Atlantic Canada, before the next messy system blankets the region in heavy rain and wintry precipitation to kick off the work week. People across the region have been dealing with the remnants of Hurricane Nicole in recent days, which brought unseasonably warm temperatures, heavy rain and even a brisk winter storm … Read more

The Weather Network – Brace yourself for dangerous travel in parts of Ontario as snow showers develop

The Weather Network – Brace yourself for dangerous travel in parts of Ontario as snow showers develop

After a few days of September-like heat this week in southern Ontario, some of the coldest air of the season will settle into the week and get comfortable over the Great Lakes this weekend. This will be greeted by the region’s first streak of snowfall this season, which threatens to bring 10-20+ inches of snow … Read more

Parts of Tamil Nadu thrashed as rain tires penetrate inland, ghats

Parts of Tamil Nadu thrashed as rain tires penetrate inland, ghats

After dumping some heavy to very heavy rain and even extremely heavy rainfall over parts of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and Karaikal, thunderstorms fanned out into neighboring southern interior Karnataka, parts of Kerala, the Andhra Pradesh coast and Rayalaseema on Saturday morning. The causally well-marked low pressure area is expected to move across northern Tamil Nadu … Read more

The Weather Network – Heavy snow and ice continues through Friday in S. Manitoba, N. Ontario

The Weather Network – Heavy snow and ice continues through Friday in S. Manitoba, N. Ontario

An impactful round of wintry precipitation will continue through Friday in parts of southeastern Manitoba and northern Ontario, bringing snow, ice pellets and icy rain to many communities. Heavy snow, gusts of wind and ice buildup on exposed surfaces can lead to dangerous travel across the region during the storm. MUST SEE: A Blizzard and … Read more

The Weather Network – Ontario faces a swing from tropical remnants to lake-effect snow

The Weather Network – Ontario faces a swing from tropical remnants to lake-effect snow

Get ready for a seasonal swing in southern Ontario as we move from warmer temperatures and rain, impacted by the remnants of Hurricane Nicole, to the arrival of cold temperatures and lake-effect snow showers in time for the weekend. Declining temperatures and snow are expected across the region, including heavy lake-effect snow showers in the … Read more

The Weather Network – First multi-day snowstorm for Southern Ontario

The Weather Network – Ontario faces a swing from tropical remnants to lake-effect snow

Take advantage of the unusual November warmth while you have it! Thursday is the last day of over-season temperatures and sunshine before a major pattern change hits Southern Ontario this weekend. Declining temperatures and snow are expected, including heavy lake-effect snow showers in traditional snow belt regions. This will be the first major and multi-day … Read more

The Weather Network – This giant ‘omega block’ over BC is a skier’s worst nightmare

The Weather Network – This giant ‘omega block’ over BC is a skier’s worst nightmare

It’s a skier’s worst nightmare: the skies will clear and a blocking pattern will prevent snow from falling over British Columbia just in time for the start of the ski season. After several weeks of active weather brought much-needed relief – and unwanted damaging winds – to the west coast, a pattern change is underway … Read more

The Weather Network – Could the remnants of a hurricane give Canada its last 20C temperature?

The Weather Network – Could the remnants of a hurricane give Canada its last 20C temperature?

A tropical system hitting Florida could give Canada its last chance at 20°C temperatures until next spring. Nicole made landfall in southeastern Florida Thursday morning as a tropical storm with maximum winds of about 75 mph. Because it’s so late in the year, Nicole doesn’t have purely tropical roots – as such, it’s a very … Read more