Canada Weather

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 11.18.2014 | 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

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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. ...

Unlike The Super Bore -- Er, Super Bowl -- The Grey Cup's Got Game

Andy Juniper | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
Andy Juniper

Sex reared its head in a press conference featuring the Grey Cup's two coaches this week: "Hey, coach, should your players have sex before the big game?" Roughriders coach Corey Chamblin brought down the house with his response: "They win the championship, they'll have a lot of it. Trust me."

How a Pint-Sized Gal Gave me the Scoop!

Deborah Kimmett | Posted 09.09.2013 | Canada Living
Deborah Kimmett

One day last week, I was hot and cranky, and although there had been a lot of domestic nudity, I had the decency to throw on a caftan before going on an ice cream run. No sooner do I walk into the store when an itty-bitty sweetheart of a gal comes up to me and asks, "Can I have that dress when you grow out of it?"

A Summer Without The Sizzle?

CBC | Posted 08.02.2013 | Canada

Last year, many Canadians basked in the warmest summer in 65 years, but overall it won't be quite as warm heading into the season this time, according...

Cancer Won't Ruin My Summer

Stephanie Gilman | Posted 07.06.2013 | Canada Living
Stephanie Gilman

2013-02-04-kickingcancersass.jpg Saturday, I continued on my quest to be a normal young person in the city. After having a nice visit with some of my family, I took a lovely walk through my neighbourhood and around the park and surrounding area. My feet ached from wearing terrible sandals. A regular person kind of ache. Not a cancer ache.

When Spring Puts Your Golf Game On Ice

Andy Juniper | Posted 06.24.2013 | Canada
Andy Juniper

I'm scheduled to golf tomorrow. First round of the season. Be prepared: you may need an umbrella. Or, if history repeats, you may have to skate to work. Around fallen trees and downed hydro wires. In this, the spring of 2013, it's all just par for the course.

Lunch with Meteorologist Claire Martin

Mary Warner | Posted 06.08.2013 | Canada
Mary Warner

The company: Claire Martin is the senior meteorologist for the CBC. Her background is incredible. She is trained as a meteorologist, not as a telev...

Stormy Spring Forecast For Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.21.2013 | Canada

Hand it to Nova Scotia’s Shubenacadie Sam, the lesser known cousin of weather prognosticating groundhogs Punxsutawney Phil and Wiarton Willie: His l...

Canada's Totally Unpredictable Spring

CP | Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2013 | Canada

TORONTO - One of the country's prominent forecasters says Canadians waiting to feel some spring in their step will have to be patient.The Weather Netw...

Major Snow Dump Head For Ontario

CBC | Posted 04.09.2013 | Canada

People in southern Ontario are being warned to expect another wintry blast, as a major snowstorm passes through the region Thursday and Friday. ...

Freezing Rain Makes For Slick Roads In Ontario

CBC | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada

Areas of southern Ontario are receiving snow and freezing rain as a series of low-pressure systems move in from the United States, creating a slippery...