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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 - 10:34am

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 Saskatoon, snowfall warnings for Eastern Sask.

By 650 CKOM March 6, 2017 - 7:00am Updated: March 6, 2017 - 8:58am

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

About 15 cm of snow fell on the Bridge City from Sunday through to Monday morning...

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 - 4:01pm

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 by the end of the day Monday.

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

By 980 CJME February 5, 2017 - 7:54am Updated: February 5, 2017 - 2:48pm

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.

21 Sask. communities set new record high temperatures

By 650 CKOM January 18, 2017 - 6:23pm Updated: January 19, 2017 - 7:26am

Saskatchewan saw another day of record-breaking temperatures Wednesday.

A mass of warm Pacific air has parked itself in the province, causing warm weather records to...

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 - 10:00am

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.

Weather warnings cancelled, cold air to linger through weekend

By 650 CKOM January 5, 2017 - 3:58pm Updated: January 6, 2017 - 4:47pm

An extreme cold weather warning for Saskatoon was lifted Friday morning.  The warnings are issued when temperatures are expected to hit -40 C. As of about 7:30 a.m.,...

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 - 1:03pm

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 - 8:14am Updated: November 28, 2016 - 7:37am

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...

Saskatoon saw a new record high temperature on Wednesday.

Saskatoon shatters warm weather record set in 1917

By 650 CKOM November 10, 2016 - 7:23am Updated: November 10, 2016 - 7:36am

Saskatoon has smashed warm weather records following an influx of warm Pacific air this week.   According to Environment Canada, Wednesday's high peaked at 18.7 C, breaking the...

Snow could be on the way as storms head to southern Sask.

By 980 CJME October 2, 2016 - 4:36pm Updated: October 2, 2016 - 4:45pm

It may have just officially become fall a few weeks ago, but it looks like snow is on the way for parts of southern Saskatchewan.

Late Sunday afternoon, Environment...

Funnel clouds possible for parts of Sask.

By Kevin Martel August 23, 2016 - 2:20pm Updated: August 23, 2016 - 2:30pm

Thunderstorms and possible funnel clouds are on the menu for west-central Saskatchewan Tuesday afternoon.

A special weather statement put out by Environment Canada on...