Prairies gradually cooling

Northern and central regions of the Prairies continued on a cooler track Monday. Highs reached up to +9 C around Medicine Hat, Shaunavon and Assiniboia and +7 to +8 C in much of southeastern Manitoba, but hit just +1 C around Edmonton, Calgary, Saskatoon, Brandon, Prince Albert and Yorkton and -5 C in much of the Peace region.

Lows at WeatherFarm stations on Monday dropped to +1 C around Winnipeg, 0 C around Saskatoon, North Battleford, Portage la Prairie and Steinbach, -2 C around Regina, Prince Albert, Lethbridge, Red Deer, Dauphin and Lloydminster, -5 C around Swift Current and -12 C around Grande Prairie.

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