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Average Fall, Cold Winter Ahead, The Weather Network Predicts

Average Fall, Cold Winter Ahead, The Weather Network Predicts

By Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press

Fall Weather Leaves

Canadians can expect average temperatures this fall that will give way to a cold winter in central and eastern parts of the country, according to The Weather Network.

The network is predicting Western Canada, including B.C., Alberta, Yukon and the Northwest Territories, along with parts of Atlantic Canada will have slightly warmer-than-normal temperatures for fall because of warmer oceans and wetter conditions along coastal areas.

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Weather Network Forecasts Starkly Different Summer Conditions Across Canada

Weather Network Forecasts Starkly Different Summer Conditions Across Canada

By David Friend, The Canadian Press

Alberta Fire
A fire burns near High Level, Alta. on May 21, 2019 in this handout photo from the Alberta Government. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, Chris Schwarz, Government of Alberta)

The weather this summer could be starkly different across the country, according to the latest long-range forecast from The Weather Network.

Chief meteorologist Chris Scott predicts the wet weather that Ontario and Quebec have experienced in May will continue during the summer months and could lead to a heightened risk of flash flooding in some areas.

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Winnipeg Guaranteed a White Christmas, But Most Canadians Won’t, Weather Network Forecasts

Winnipeg Guaranteed a White Christmas, But Most Canadians Won’t, Weather Network Forecasts

By Alanna Rizza, The Canadian Press

Quebec City
People walk under the Christmas lights on Petit-Champlain street in the old historic area of Quebec City, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jacques Boissinot)

Most Canadians won’t be getting a white Christmas this year, The Weather Network forecasts.

“For Christmas Eve specifically, the weather is really quiet across the country — unusually quiet. Typically this time of year we’re talking about somebody getting clobbered with a storm,” said the network’s chief meteorologist, Chris Scott.

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The Weather Network Predicts a ‘Mixed Bag’ of Winter Weather for Canada

The Weather Network Predicts a ‘Mixed Bag’ of Winter Weather for Canada

By Alanna Rizza, The Canadian Press

Lake Ontario Jogger
A woman runs beside Lake Ontario as cold mist rises from the lake during a winter cold snap in Kingston, Ont. on Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018. Canadians can expect a “mixed bag” of winter weather in the coming months, according to The Weather Network. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Lars Hagberg)

Canadians can expect a “mixed bag” of winter weather in the coming months, according to The Weather Network.

The network is predicting Western Canada will have warmer than normal temperatures this winter, while the eastern half of the country will experience a long-lasting and colder than normal season.

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This Summer Will Be Slightly Warmer Than Last Year’s, Meteorologist Says

This Summer Will Be Slightly Warmer Than Last Year’s, Meteorologist Says

By The Canadian Press

Horses Sunset
Horses graze on a ranch as sprinklers water the pasture at sunset near Midway, B.C., on Saturday, May 12, 2018. One of Canada’s most high-profile weather forecasters says that while spring may have been slow to start, it will be a hot summer throughout much of the country. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)

One of Canada’s most high-profile weather forecasters says that while spring may have been slow to start, it will be a hot summer throughout much of the country.

The Weather Network says the season’s forecast calls for a slightly warmer version of last year’s summer in most parts of Canada.

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Winnipeg ‘Guaranteed’ to Have White Christmas Along with Frigid Temperatures

Winnipeg ‘Guaranteed’ to Have White Christmas Along with Frigid Temperatures

Snow Stuck
People push a stuck car after two days of snow in Winnipeg, Wednesday, December 7, 2016. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

Depending on where you live in Canada, your dreams of having a white Christmas may come down to the wire.

Aside from precipitation on the ground to beautify the holiday season, The Weather Network’s Holiday Snow Report is forecasting one of the coldest Christmases in quite some time for parts of Canada.

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Colder-Than-Normal Weather to Continue Through March: Weather Network Forecast

Colder-Than-Normal Weather to Continue Through March: Weather Network Forecast

By Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press

Toronto Snow
People clear snow from their sidewalks and streets after a large amount of snow fell in Toronto on Monday, February 2, 2015. Looking to break out of winter’s icy clutches? The Weather Network has some bad news — you’re stuck in a frigid embrace for a while longer. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette)

TORONTO – Looking to break out of winter’s icy clutches? The Weather Network has some bad news — you’re stuck in a frigid embrace for a while longer.

The network says bitter cold and record snowfalls that have made this a tough winter across most of the country means spring weather will be a while in coming.

Chief meteorologist Chris Scott says the network’s spring outlook is calling for a colder-than-normal month of March from Alberta and all points east.

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