Weather

Tips on how to measure snow

Submitted by admin on Fri, 2020/02/07 - 13:16

Here's a fun animation from CoCoRaHS on how to measure snow depth. Some of it applies to those who participate in the Community Collaborative Rain Hail and Snow system, but it's good information to anyone who wants to make accurate reports to the IRG Weather Net or CANWARN.

Weather summary for August 2019 with fall outlook

Submitted by admin on Wed, 2019/09/04 - 09:18

Climatologically speaking, August was pretty uneventful; that is, until Erin arrived at the end of the month and brought some much needed moisture to the area.  Erin dumped enough moisture to push the total precipitation anomaly above average across the south, however, the north remained dry and below average (based on 30-year climatology (1981-2010)).  In terms of temperature, the average anomaly for the province was normal (0.0C).