Prairie temperatures pull back

Temperatures in the northern and central Prairies retreated somewhat over the weekend. Highs Sunday touched +9 C around Lethbridge and Medicine Hat and +6 C around Winnipeg and Swift Current but reached just -2 C around Weyburn, Dauphin and Melfort and -5 C around High Level in the northern Peace region.

Lows at WeatherFarm stations on Sunday dropped to 0 C around Brandon and Steinbach, -1 C around Winnipeg, Regina and Saskatoon, -2 C around Edmonton and Lloydminster, -7 C around Melfort, Sask. and Swan River and Arborg, Man., -9 C around Nipawin, Sask. and -14 C around Fort St. John.

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