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During the height of the strong winds, a semi could be spotted tipped over in a ditch on Highway 1 east of Moose Jaw on May 24, 2017.

Shingles, semis no match for strong Sask. winds

By 980 CJME May 24, 2017 - 3:32pm Updated: May 25, 2017 - 6:55am

Heavy winds wreaked havoc in parts of Saskatchewan Wednesday.

South-central and southeastern Saskatchewan, including Regina, saw strong winds pick up throughout the...

Regina residents are being urged to protect their plants as the temperature could reach below zero on May 17, 2017.

Protect the plants: Sask. could see frosty night

By Britton Gray May 17, 2017 - 7:30pm Updated: May 17, 2017 - 7:30pm

In Saskatchewan, it's not easy to predict when frost will make a return and based on the forecast it could be a gamble for some gardeners Wednesday night.


Environment Canada has issued severe thunderstorm watches and warnings for parts of southwestern Sask. on May 12, 2017.

Severe thunderstorm watches, warnings have ended for Sask.

By 980 CJME May 12, 2017 - 5:24pm Updated: May 12, 2017 - 8:39pm

Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm watch and warning for parts of southwestern Saskatchewan.

Just after 4 p.m. a warning was put in place for the R.M of...

The Turtle Lake area, about 130km northeast of Lloydminster was one of the communities affected by the snowfall over the Easter long weekend..

Winter storms wrap up across Saskatchewan

By Erin McNutt April 16, 2017 - 10:34am Updated: April 16, 2017 - 10:45am

The Easter long weekend was marked with heavy snow in parts of northern Saskatchewan.

According to Environment Canada Meteorologist Mark Melsness, one area got the brunt...

Environment Canada predicts unseasonably low temperatures in Saskatoon from Mar. 6-12

Cold week ahead for Regina, as east Sask. under blizzard warnings

By 650 CKOM March 6, 2017 - 7:00am Updated: March 6, 2017 - 7:52am

After a brief glimmer of spring late last week, winter came crashing back to Saskatoon.

About 15 centimetres of snow fell on the Bridge City from Sunday night to Monday...

Environment Canada will be replacing 20 weather radars across the country, including the two in Saskatchewan.

New weather radars coming to Saskatchewan

By Britton Gray March 1, 2017 - 3:28pm Updated: March 1, 2017 - 3:59pm

Saskatchewan's two weather radars will be receiving an upgrade.

Currently, 20 radars across the country are set to be replaced, including the ones in Bethune and...

Parts of southwest Sask. could see 30 centimetres of snow on the ground by the end of the day Monday.

System hitting southern Sask.; heavy snow expected for the southwest

By 980 CJME February 5, 2017 - 7:46am Updated: February 5, 2017 - 2:47pm

Another winter blast has arrived in southern Saskatchewan bringing with it a fair amount of snow.

Environment Canada said this system is a continuation from southern B.C...

Residents across Sask. were able to enjoy outdoor rinks on Jan. 18, 2017 as temperature records broke.

January thaw melts temperature records across Sask.

By 650 CKOM January 18, 2017 - 6:23pm Updated: January 18, 2017 - 6:30pm

Saskatoon was one of dozens of Sask. communities to unofficially break temperature records Wednesday.

Environment Canada recorded a temperature of 5.2 C at Diefenbaker...

A sunny winter morning in Regina's Victoria Park in December 2011.

Winter warm up about to hit Saskatchewan

By 980 CJME January 14, 2017 - 9:46am Updated: January 14, 2017 - 9:46am

The latest edition of the winter deep freeze has passed through Saskatchewan, moving out east to Manitoba, and a welcomed warm up is beginning.

Environment Canada's...

Saskatoon was included in an extreme cold warning issued for central and southeast Saskatchewan on Jan. 5, 2017.

Get ready for a frigid Friday: Extreme cold in store for central, southeast Sask.

By 650 CKOM January 5, 2017 - 3:58pm Updated: January 6, 2017 - 9:29am

A large swath of Saskatchewan will wake up to frigid temperatures and freezing wind chills Friday.

Environment Canada issued a number of extreme cold warnings Thursday...

Environment Canada is telling people to stay in doors Saturday as it can take just nine minutes to develop frostbite.

Cold in Sask. persists, warm up expected for coming week

By 980 CJME December 17, 2016 - 1:03pm Updated: December 17, 2016 - 1:15pm

The sun rose on a province covered in hoarfrost and the mercury bottoming out in some thermometers in on Saturday as extreme cold gripped Saskatchewan - though a break in the...

Snow to hit Regina and southeast Sask. after mild November

By 980 CJME November 27, 2016 - 8:01am Updated: November 28, 2016 - 7:34am

Mother Nature may have spoiled Regina with mild November weather, but it’s finally time to pull out the winter gear – snow is on its way.

“If you guys get the five to...