Warm across Alberta and Saskatchewan

Posted by on Saturday, January 30, 2016


Several daily high records were set across portions of Alberta and Saskatchewan on Thursday.

A warm southwesterly flow brought mild temperatures to much of the area. 

Here are some numbers from Environment Canada:

Elbow... New record of 6.3 
Old record of 4.5 set in 1992 
Records started in 1945 

Hudson Bay... New record of 4.1 
Old record of 3.9 set in 1976 
Records started in 1944 

Rosetown... New record of 5.5 
Old record of 4.5 set in 1984 
Records started in 1938 

Edmonton International Airport 
New Record of 8.0 
Old Record of 7.3 in 1989 
Records started in 1961 

Claresholm 
New Record of 14.1 
Old Record of 14.0 set in 1988 
Records started in 1952 

Sundre Airport 
New Record of 11.9 
Old Record of 9.0 set in 1992 
Records started in 1986 

Waterton Park Gate 
New Record of 11.1 
Old Record of 10.0 set in 1984 
Records started in 1967 

Whitecourt 
New Record of 13.2 
Old Record of 8.6 set in 1989 
Records started in 1943



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