Canada Weather

This Is February In Vancouver

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The Vancouver area is enjoying an extended stretch of spring-like weather this February. But we're not here to gloat.

An Imminent Climate Change That Has Nothing to Do With Greenhouse Gasses

Carl Duivenvoorden | Posted 02.23.2015 | Canada Impact
Carl Duivenvoorden

Canada's climate is about to change dramatically. You see, spring arrives next month. Sorry if that sounds anticlimactic, but in this country, changing seasons always mean changes in climate. Understanding why that happens can help us understand and dismiss one of the most commonly held fallacies about today's changing climate.

DEEP FREEZE

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.15.2015 | Canada Living

HALIFAX - A savage winter storm pounded Maritimes on Sunday, causing damage, delays and dangerous driving conditions on Sunday while people in parts o...

Now This Is How You Deal With Endless Snow

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 02.04.2015 | Canada Living

There's only one logical way to beat winter blues induced by extended commutes, frostbites and snow-covered driveways: a giant snowball fight. Uni...

16 Things You Won't Believe Canadians Have Done To Survive Winter

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 02.02.2015 | Canada

We're deep into winter now, and there's no question that snowstorms create inconveniences. But Canadians, we know how to cope. When winter bears d...

Canadian Weather Forecasts And Warnings Are About To Get Better

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.15.2015 | Canada Politics

CALGARY - Canada's environment minister chose a city that has had more than its fair share of extreme weather events to announce $134 million Thursday...

It's Officially Colder Than Mars In Canada Today

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 01.08.2015 | Canada Living

In case you were looking for a good comparison in terms of just how cold it is across all of Canada right now, it looks like NASA has provided one for...

Winter Is Finally Here In Southern Ontario

CBC | Posted 01.02.2015 | Canada Living

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for southern Ontario, warning residents to be ready for a "significant winter storm&qu...

Maritime Temperature Records Shattered

CP | Aly Thomson, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada

HALIFAX - It felt more like spring than Christmas Day in the Atlantic provinces as temperature records were shattered and heavy rain pounded the regio...

Grounded? The Five Best Airport Hotels for Stranded Canadians

Trivago.ca | Posted 02.18.2015 | Canada Travel
Trivago.ca

Hotel search trivago.ca analyzed every hotel within two kilometers of Canada's five most notoriously weather-delayed airports, to help grounded travellers stay in the ideal airport hotel during the nightmare of holiday delays.

Saskatchewan Man's Explicit Rant Voices A Nation's Winter Pain (NSFW)

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 11.21.2014 | Canada

A CBC radio host thought the weekend weather was going to be nice. One listener was really not amused. But obviously he still says "thank you" at ...

Keep Your Feet Chic This Fall With These Boot Trends

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 01.18.2015 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Having stylish boots in the fall is essential for any wardrobe at this time of year. Recently, I spoke with Diego Greco -- Product Line Developer for Hush Puppies and Diego shared his thoughts on the hottest boot trends for fall and how to care for your boots.

How Will We Stay Green When Nature Turns Ugly?

The Nature Conservancy of Canada | Posted 09.24.2014 | Canada
The Nature Conservancy of Canada

The phrase "extreme weather event" is synonymous with extreme water event, be it flooding, landslide, erosion or polar vortex. Old practices like building on floodplains as in Calgary are proving to be mistakes, especially where the ice-melt from the Rockies has always made downstream residents anxious on both sides of the mountains.

This June Was The Hottest In History And Canada Is On Fire

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 07.22.2014 | Canada

Yes, winter was super cold. No, global warming is not a hoax. ...

Dear Mother Nature: Please Cut Alberta Some Slack

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 05.05.2014 | Canada Alberta

Dear Mother Nature, It's time to cut the people of Alberta some slack. We toiled through what seemed like a particularly harsh winter and this i...

Fighting Climate Change is Now Less Gloomy, More Optimistic... Even Fun!

David Fogarty | Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada
David Fogarty

Depending on where you are, it's been getting hotter, colder, drier, wetter, stormier. Indeed, the changes, particularly the intensity of heatwaves and droughts, have been occurring faster than many scientists predicted. And that's made it a bit easier to feel there is something real about climate change.

Beware The "Pollen Vortex"

Jason Tetro | Posted 06.13.2014 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

Though the atmosphere has apparently stabilized and winter will soon be gone for yet another year, for millions of people, this is no time to breathe easy. In the next few weeks, a new kind of trouble will emerge. Dubbed the 'pollen vortex' this rare springtime phenomenon will leave allergy sufferers just as miserable and clambering for the indoors.

I Want To Watch Olaf the Snowman Melt and Die

Kathy Kaufield | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada Living
Kathy Kaufield

We've been trapped inside by icy concussion-inducing, deathtrap snow. I'm like a bear in hibernation, except I'm adding to my fat rather than living off it. I feel like I'm in some kind of dreary winter-induced coma. My youngest didn't wear socks to daycare during the last snowstorm, and I didn't even notice.

14 Things Canadians Do At The Slightest Hint Of Warm Weather

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.07.2014 | Canada Living

Like this article? Follow our Facebook page Or follow us on Twitter Follow @HuffpostCaLiv!function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[...

A Message To Everyone Complaining About Snow In Toronto

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.06.2014 | Canada

Dear Toronto, We realize it's snowing in the Megacity and that this winter has been ever so cold. But please remember that you're not special. In f...

'Just The Die-Hards Are Coming Out'

CP | Rob Drinkwater, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.07.2014 | Canada

Canadians are accustomed to cold weather to the point where many take pride in knowing that their particular region is colder then another.But that pe...

Thousands Without Power In Newfoundland After Blizzard

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.06.2014 | Canada

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Tens of thousands of Newfoundland Power customers were in the dark and buried in snow Saturday following a fire at a terminal stati...

Proof We're Weather-Obsessed?

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.01.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Is it any surprise that in a global comparison of what apps mobile users keep going back to again and again Canadians ranked high for checki...

More Foul Weather On The Way

CBC | Posted 02.25.2014 | Canada

Environment Canada has issued special weather statements for Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island, with snowfall warnings in effect fo...

Bundle Up, Ontario

CBC | Posted 02.12.2014 | Canada

Environment Canada is warning that Toronto could see 10 centimetres of snow by Saturday, with up to 15 centimetres falling in areas outside the city. ...