Heat Wave Canada

The Wrong Kind of Chill During a Heat Wave

Ron Dembo | Posted 09.17.2013 | Canada Politics
Ron Dembo

In the past few days I have received a number of requests form Toronto Hydro asking me to conserve. So when I went into the Body Shop on Bloor Street in Toronto at midday on Wednesday the 17, the doors were wide open as if they were trying hard to air condition Toronto. I beat up on them to close the doors and they did.

Heat Wave Just The Beginning

CP | Sarah Ratchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.15.2012 | Canada

TORONTO - It's hot and it's going to get hotter.Environment Canada predicts the uncommonly hot weather that has swept many provinces in recent days is...

Hot, Dry Weather Has Farmers Sweating

CP | Benjamin Shingler, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.14.2012 | Canada

MONTREAL - Extreme heat and dry conditions in parts of Central and Eastern Canada have led to a surge in forest fires, limitations on water use, and c...

Central Canada Bakes, West Due For Scorcher In Days

CBC | Posted 09.05.2012 | Canada

Heat and humidity blanketed parts of Central Canada today, with soaring afternoon temperatures breaking 11 daily records for Ontario, including in Tor...

Heat Wave Bakes Much Of Ontario, Quebec

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.19.2012 | Canada

TORONTO - Smog added to the misery in southern Ontario on Wednesday as a wide swath of central Canada sweated out the second straight day of scorching...

The Dog Days Of Summer Are Here Early

CBC | Posted 08.18.2012 | Canada

It's shaping up to be an intensely hot week over parts of Central Canada, as southern Ontario and southwestern Quebec face a possible hea...

The Front Pages Tell Us It's Hot Out

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.20.2011 | Canada

Much of Canada is going to be a hot place today, as watercooler talk turns to the weather in a big way. A heat dome is hovering over many parts of the...

It's Hot! Don't Forget Your Animals

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.20.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- TORONTO - Sizzling in the summer heat? There's a good chance your pet is, too. As soaring temperatures create stifling outdoo...

The Hot Gets Hotter

CP | Posted 09.19.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- TORONTO - A blanket of stifling heat, oppressively still and sticky with humidity, has settled over large swaths of the country ...

Mother Nature Is Packing Some Serious Heat

CP | Posted 09.18.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- WINNIPEG - What a country -- first it was so wet in much of Western Canada this year you had to wear hip waders to get your mail...

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...