Prairies’ lows turn lower

The Prairies’ minimum temperatures on Wednesday slipped into a slightly colder range, dropping to -6 C around Calgary, Red Deer and Brooks, Alta. and -3 C around North Battleford, Weyburn and Estevan, Sask., but still touching just +5 C around Winkler, Morden, Boissevain and Killarney in southern Manitoba.

Highs at WeatherFarm stations on Wednesday remained relatively warm for the southern Prairies, hitting 14 C around Lethbridge, 13 C around Swift Current and 10 C around Brandon and Dauphin, while touching just 3 C around Prince Albert and Meadow Lake, Sask. and 0 C around Peace River.

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To learn more about the CoCoRaHS system that generates the precipitation maps below – or if you’d like to make the maps even better by becoming a CoCoRaHS volunteer – check out the CoCoRaHS website.

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