RealWeatherWatch: Riding the Western Canada Rollercoaster into Winter

White Christmas? If recent temperatures are any indication, we may have to haul in snow to make that happen. Although winter’s not officially underway, there has been a real unsettled pattern of weather leading into it. While it may not be as dramatic and volatile as late November-early December, as Chris Scott of the Weather Network notes, it will be a bit of a roller coaster, at least for the next few weeks.

The upside of that roller coaster is the current mild temperatures that most of the west is enjoying, the downslope of that is the cold arctic blasts that bound to come our way. So when will those blasts hit? I spoke to Chris Scott, meteorologist for the Weather Network about that and more when I reached him at his office in Oakville, Ontario.

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Shaun Haney

Shaun Haney is the founder of RealAgriculture.com. He creates content regularly and hosts RealAg Radio on Rural Radio 147 every weekday at 4:30 PM est. @shaunhaney

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