Canada – Extreme cold returns to far north

Wind chills near -55 C (-67 F). 

MANITOBA

18 March 2017
Blizzard warning for Brochet, Churchill, Tadoule Lake and York regions… Snowfall will begin in Brochet tonight and reach Churchill by Monday morning. Generally 10-20 cm (3.9″ to 7.9″) of total snowfall is forecast.

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?mb34#2036432161990341058201703180501ww1272cwwg (also mb36, mb35 and mb37 in the address link for the other affected areas)

NORTHWEST TERRITORIES

Snowfall warning for Ft. Liard Region including Nahanni Butte – Trout Lake, Ft. Providence Region including Kakisa – Chan Lake, Ft. Resolution Region including Hwy. 6, Ft. Simpson Region including Jean Marie River and Hay River Region including Enterprise regions

Snowfall, with total amounts of 10 to 15 cm (3.9″ to 5.9″) is expected.

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?nt16#1450330881622474541201703180501ww1171cwnt (also nt15, nt19, nt14 and nt18 in the address link for the other affected areas)

NUNAVUT

Blizzard warning for Arviat, Chesterfield Inlet, Coral Harbour and Rankin Region including Whale Cove regions

 

Snowfall amounts of 10 to 15 cm (3.9″ to 5.9″) are forecast over Arviat with amounts decreasing northward.

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?nu3#1948541161990341058201703180501ww1373cwnt (also nu24, nu4 and nu1 in the address link for the other affected areas)

Extreme Cold Warning for Resolute region

Clear and cold conditions at Resolute early Sunday morning combined with northerly winds gusting as high as 60 km/h (37.3 mph) will lead to wind chills near -55 C (-67 F).

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?nu11#1913529491622474541201703180501ww1575cwnt

SASKATCHEWAN

Snowfall warning for Cree Lake – Key Lake and Wollaston Lake – Collins Bay regions

Snowfall, with total amounts of 10 to 20 cm (3.9″ to 7.9″) is expected.

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?sk27#2140411031622474541201703180501ww1474cwwg (also sk29 in the address link for the Wollaston Lake – Collins Bay warning)

Freezing rain warning for Cumberland House, Hanson Lake Road between Hwys 165 and 135 and east of Hwy 135 including Creighton, Hwy 135 including Pelican Narrows and Sandy Bay, Seabee Mine and Southend – Brabant Lake – Kinoosao regions

 

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?sk22#2146541991622474541201703180501ww1474cwwg (also sk28 in the address link for the Southend – Brabant Lake – Kinoosao warning)

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/index_e.html

Thanks to Terry Hoomeniuk for these links

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