Extreme Weather Canada

Canadians Aren't Ready For More Extreme Weather

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.29.2014 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Despite recent extreme weather that wreaked havoc in parts of the country, a new study finds many Canadians are ill-equipped to face another...

Is Extreme Weather The New Normal?

CBC | Posted 10.07.2013 | Canada Alberta

Vancouver is basking in the hot and heady glow of a July with no rain – its first ever. Farmers in Windsor, Ont., have just experienced the wettest ...

Rain, Wind, Snow, Oh My!

CP | Sue Bailey, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.23.2013 | Canada

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Environment Canada says warming trends across the country will mean more severe blasts of rain, wind, snow and heat from Mother Nat...

Manitoba Couple's Home Destroyed In Fierce Storms

CBC | Posted 09.30.2012 | Canada

A young St. Laurent, Manitoba-area couple say they are lucky to have survived after a storm packing winds up to 150 km/h destroyed their mobile home S...

Canada's Top 10 Weather Events

CP | Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.21.2012 | Canada

TORONTO - Fires and floods of almost biblical proportions that forced thousands from their homes and cut a swath of destruction through several commun...

La Nina Could Bring 'Extreme' Weather This Winter

CP | Romina Maurino, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.28.2012 | Canada

OAKVILLE, Ont. - Canadians should brace for a messy, unpredictable and stormy winter, with many of the ups and down blamed on the return of La Nina."T...

Extreme Weather In Canada Here To Stay: Experts

CBC | Posted 01.18.2012 | Canada

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was set to release a report Friday examining the risks posed by the extreme weather e...

Hot Summer Nights May Be Causing Extreme Weather

CP | Posted 09.17.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - The freak windstorm that toppled the main stage at the Ottawa Bluesfest may be a sign of weather to come, warns a top c...