Snowfall warning: Stalled weather system expected to dump 10-15 cm on Edmonton region

A snowfall warning was issued Wednesday morning for the Edmonton area, where Environment Canada said 10 to 15 centimetres of the white stuff is expected. The national agency said a weather system has stalled over the city, dumping heavy snow…

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for parts of northern Alberta

A severe thunderstorm warning was issued for parts of northern Alberta on Monday afternoon as Environment Canada said its meteorologists were “tracking a severe thunderstorm capable of producing very strong wind gusts, up to nickel-sized hail and heavy rain.” The…

Wind, snowfall, avalanche warnings in southwest Alberta and Rockies

Wind and heavy snowfall warnings in effect across western Alberta and into British Columbia were prompting officials to ask motorists to be prepared or to delay travel heading into the weekend. Environment Canada issued heavy snowfall warnings for Banff and…

Freezing rain warning issued for Edmonton and surrounding area

A freezing rain warning was issued Monday morning for areas north and west of Edmonton and later was expanded to include the city as well. Environment Canada said patchy freezing rain was occurring in regions east of Evansburg to Mayerthorpe…