LA NINA

Did La Nina Whip Up A Flu Pandemic?

A new study has found a link between the La Nina weather pattern and the worldwide pandemics of influenza in 1918, 1957, 1968 and 2009. Each of those pandemics was preceded by La Nina conditions in t...
CP

Winter Forecast For Canada: Brrrr

A senior climatologist with Environment Canada says the country should expect a cold winter, but warns that forecasting is getting more and more difficult. "It's almost as if you can't look at the p...
AP

Warmer, Drier Autumn For Most Of The country

TORONTO - Don't pack away those shorts and sandals just yet — it will be a warmer and drier autumn in most of the country, Environment Canada said in its seasonal forecast Thursday.That will be good n...

Coffee Troubles Stir Rising Prices

On a mountaintop estate in the rugged coffee-making region of Quindio, Colombia, Juan Pablo Villota is at war with the weather. For three years, abnormally wet conditions have caused massive flooding...