Severe Weather News

A brief hail storm swept through Saskatoon around 3 p.m. on June 2, 2017.

Hail storm hammers parts of Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM June 2, 2017 - 3:59pm Updated: June 2, 2017 - 3:59pm

A brief but intense hail storm pelted parts of Saskatoon Friday afternoon, sending people running for cover in parking lots and neighbourhoods.

Residents in Erindale...

Environment Canada issued an advisory late Tuesday morning, warning of the potential of funnel clouds in the western part of the province. This was the view into downtown Saskatoon Tuesday afternoon.

1st Sask. funnel cloud advisory strikes early

By Chris Carr May 2, 2017 - 1:43pm Updated: May 2, 2017 - 5:57pm

We're barely into the month of May and already we're watching for funnel clouds.

Environment Canada issued a special weather advisory just before noon on Tuesday,...

Christmas Day storm could be make travel difficult in SE Sask.

By 980 CJME December 24, 2016 - 10:26am Updated: December 24, 2016 - 5:26pm

Those travelling on Christmas Day could have a tough time of it in parts of southeast Saskatchewan, as winter storm watches and then warnings were issued Saturday.


Tornado near Regina Beach on Aug. 3, 2016.

Twister touches down in southern Sask.

By 980 CJME August 3, 2016 - 8:23pm Updated: August 3, 2016 - 9:29pm

A tornado touched down near Regina Beach Wednesday evening.

It is unclear at this time whether the twister caused any damage or injuries.

For much of Wednesday,...

Photo of hail taken near Strongfield, sk. Jul19 2016

Hail and a tornado spawn from storms in south central Saskatchewan

By 980 CJME July 19, 2016 - 9:59pm Updated: July 19, 2016 - 10:00pm

Parts of south central Saskatchewan got hammered with hail, wind, and even a tornado on Tuesday night.

Areas like Outlook, Moose Jaw, and Fort Qu'Appelle were under...

Flash flooding in Swift Current July 16, 2016

Swift Current cleans up from flash flood

By Erin McNutt, Brent Bosker July 16, 2016 - 8:54pm Updated: July 17, 2016 - 4:57pm

Swift Current residents are cleaning up after the city was hit with over two inches of rain in less than an hour on Saturday.

Photos and videos started to pop up on...

Heavy rains cause flooding in Humboldt, Sask. on July 11, 2016.

Worst is over, but rain continues to fall across Saskatchewan

By 650 CKOM, 980 CJME July 12, 2016 - 8:00am Updated: July 12, 2016 - 8:00am

Rainfall warnings were issued Tuesday morning for swaths of southwest and central Saskatchewan, touching on the Manitoba, Alberta and U.S. borders.

“For the last two or...

Funnel cloud seen July 10, 2016 in Saskatoon

Funnel clouds spotted in Saskatoon and near the Battlefords

By Erin McNutt July 10, 2016 - 8:10pm Updated: July 10, 2016 - 8:42pm

A storm cell moving through the region brought funnel clouds Sunday.   In Saskatoon, a funnel cloud was seen around just after 6 p.m. by Deb Andersof, who described what she...

A special weather statement was issued for much of Saskatchewan on Sunday afternoon. Jul 10 2016

Heavy rain on the way for much of Sask.

By Lisa Schick July 10, 2016 - 2:39pm Updated: July 10, 2016 - 2:45pm

It's going to be a wet start to the week for a big chunk of Saskatchewan.

On Sunday afternoon Environment Canada issued a special weather statement for central and...

Flooding in Lampman on June 25, 2016.

Severe weather drops 4 inches of rain in southeast Sask, Lampman flooded

By Brant Hilton June 26, 2016 - 12:44am Updated: June 27, 2016 - 6:56am

A large stretch of sunshine, blue skies and dry weather is needed after southeast Saskatchewan was hit with severe weather Friday evening.

Environment Canada told News...

Funnel cloud north of Regina. May 30 2016

Funnel clouds spotted around Regina, Moose Jaw

By 980 CJME May 30, 2016 - 4:08pm Updated: May 31, 2016 - 9:03am

After a sunny and warm morning, the skies turned grey and stormy Monday afternoon, and several people spotted funnel clouds in the Regina area. 

In mid-afternoon,...

Red Cross emergency preparedness kit.

Sask. Red Cross launches emergency alert and planning app

By Sarah Mills May 2, 2016 - 3:58pm Updated: May 2, 2016 - 4:00pm

Summer storm season is nearly upon us and Saskatchewan can be particularly susceptible to what that can bring.

It could be flooding, tornadoes, wildfires or power...