Snow News

Passengers waiting for an Amtrak train in Rhinecliff, New York were greeted with a blast of snow on March 15, 2017.

Amtrak train blasts snow on waiting passengers: video

By 650 CKOM March 16, 2017 - 10:41am Updated: March 16, 2017 - 10:43am

Commuters in a community a few hours north of New York City didn’t need coffee to wake up Wednesday.

A video making the rounds on social media shows unsuspecting...

A car slipped up onto the divider in the eastbound lane of Circle Drive North on Tuesday morning.

Drivers report poor visibility, slippery conditions Tuesday morning

By 650 CKOM March 7, 2017 - 7:46am Updated: March 7, 2017 - 8:00am

With a blowing snow warning in effect Tuesday morning, drivers were experiencing tough conditions on the highways around Saskatoon.   Several callers reported poor visibility...

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...

Snowfall Feb.10-11, 2017 caused slippery roads and poor visibilty in Sask. Saturday morning

A blast of winter leaves Saskatoon with a fresh layer of snow, rest of Sask. with icy roads

By 650 CKOM February 11, 2017 - 9:46am Updated: February 11, 2017 - 10:00am

People in the Saskatoon area woke up Saturday morning to a bit more snow than expected.

According to Environment Canada between four and five centimetres, around two...

Regina got about 12 centimetres of snow over the weekend starting Feb. 5, 2017.

More snow to come to Regina, southwest Sask. after white weekend

By Lauren Golosky February 6, 2017 - 10:23am Updated: February 6, 2017 - 5:45pm

People in Regina and southwest Saskatchewan will want to keep their shovels and snow brushes close to hand.

After a weekend that brought 12 centimetres of the white...

Saskatoon drivers faced near white out conditions Jan. 11, 2017 on Circle Drive south during a blowing snow advisory.

Sask. drivers deal with zero visibility during blowing snow advisory

By Erin McNutt January 11, 2017 - 9:47pm Updated: January 12, 2017 - 11:24am

Saskatchewan drivers faced terrible highway conditions due to extreme blowing snow Wednesday evening.

After most of the province had been placed under a blowing snow...

Environment Canada said Regina would see the heaviest snow Monday morning and the lighter stuff by the afternoon.

'Back into the deep freeze:' cold, snow blast Regina

By Lauren Golosky January 9, 2017 - 12:28pm Updated: January 9, 2017 - 12:28pm

As if a long stretch of below average temperatures wasn’t enough, Regina got blasted with snow Monday morning.

Environment Canada reported a weather system brought snow...

Saskatoon, Yorkton and Moosomin areas were under snowfall warnings early Dec. 30, 2016.

Another system on the way after Alberta Clipper brings snow, winds to Sask.

By Lauren Golosky December 30, 2016 - 11:41am Updated: December 30, 2016 - 11:41am

The worst of an Alberta Clipper is over for much of Saskatchewan.

The weather system brought snow and wind to the province – a combination that made a mess of roads...

Heavy snowfall in southeast Sask. over Christmas left more than 20cm. Regina caught the tail end of the storm with around 10cm.

Southeast Sask. hammered with snow

By Erin McNutt December 26, 2016 - 6:46am Updated: December 26, 2016 - 2:16pm

It's more than a white Christmas in southeastern Saskatchewan as blizzard and winter storm warnings plagued the area most of the weekend and into Boxing day.


Snow fell in most of the province Christmas weekend, in Estevan and Carlyle up to 30 cm is expected.

Snow blankets Sask.: in the Southeast they're buried

By Erin McNutt December 25, 2016 - 8:10am Updated: December 25, 2016 - 10:35am

It's a white Christmas across the province, but Environment Canada told 650 CKOM Sunday it's probably not a welcome sign in the southeast.

 Meteorologist Brian Bukoski...

The City of Saskatoon road crews was busy clearing streets and making sure roads were getting enough salt and sand.

A white Christmas has plows busy in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM December 25, 2016 - 7:45am Updated: December 25, 2016 - 8:00am

Christmas day in Saskatoon had drivers watching for flashing blue and amber lights.   They're on all Saskatoon snow clearing vehicles, and they were out in full force early...

With snow Christmas eve and in the Christmas Day forecast the city has opened snow storage sites Dec. 25, 2016.

Saskatoon snow storage sites open Christmas day

By 650 CKOM December 25, 2016 - 7:00am Updated: December 25, 2016 - 7:15am

Having a hard time finding a place to put the snow?   The city has opened up three snow storage sites for private and public use.

Northeast - Central Avenue (3.8 km north...