Freezing rain warning in effect for City of Edmonton

6:39 PM MST Friday 15 November 2019
Freezing rain warning in effect for:

  • City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park

Freezing rain is expected or occurring.

A line of freezing rain from between Fort McMurray and La Loche to Vegreville continues to move east towards into Saskatchewan. Another area of freezing rain has formed near Barrhead, and is expected to track through the Edmonton area this evening.

Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become icy and slippery. Slow down driving in slippery conditions. Watch for taillights ahead and maintain a safe following distance. Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions. For information on emergency plans and kits go to http://www.getprepared.gc.ca.

Fog advisory in effect for City of Edmonton

6:19 PM MST Thursday 14 November 2019
Fog advisory in effect for:

  • City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park

Near zero visibility in fog is expected or occurring.

Dense fog has formed, and is expected to remain until Friday
morning.

Visibility may be significantly and suddenly reduced to near zero. If travelling, be prepared for areas of near-zero visibility.

Fog advisories are issued when near zero visibilities in fog are expected or occurring.

Snowfall warning in effect for City of #Edmonton

9:57 PM MST Friday 08 November 2019
Snowfall warning in effect for:

  • City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park

Snowfall with total amounts of 10 to 20 cm is expected.

Heavy snowfall will continue tonight and persist until Sunday morning.

Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions. Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow. Take frequent breaks and avoid strain when clearing snow.

Special weather statement in effect for Edmonton

4:29 AM MDT Monday 07 October 2019
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park

An intense cold front will sweep through the province today and tonight. As the front passes, gusty winds and a marked drop in temperatures can be expected. Daytime highs on Tuesday will be near or below freezing.

The cold air will also result in heavy snow for parts of western Alberta. The Rocky mountains and foothills regions could see significant snowfall accumulations Monday night and Tuesday.

Special weather statement in effect for Edmonton

42 PM MDT Sunday 06 October 2019
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park

A chilling change in the weather..

A low pressure system is developing in the Yukon and will move into the Northwest Territories tonight. Behind the low, an intense cold front will drop southward through Northern Alberta on Monday and through Southern Alberta by Tuesday morning. The gusty northerly winds behind the cold front will bring a twenty degree drop in temperatures with Tuesday highs below zero throughout the province.

Mixed precipitation will accompany the front starting with rain and changing quickly over to snow especially in southwestern Alberta. Amounts of 5 to 10 cm are forecast with possibly higher amounts of 20 cm along the foothills. As well, the Highways 93 Icefields Parkway could see 15 to 25 cm and a snowfall warning is in effect for the higher elevations. Heavy snow should taper off by Tuesday evening.

Prepare for quickly changing weather with gusty winds, poor visibilities in heavy snow and deteriorating driving conditions.

Frost advisory in effect for City of Edmonton

9:56 PM MDT Monday 30 September 2019
Frost advisory in effect for:

  • City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park

Persons in or near this area should be on the lookout for adverse weather conditions and take necessary safety precautions. Watch for updated statements.

Please refer to the latest public forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through your local radio and television stations or Weatheradio.

Frost advisory in effect for City of Edmonton

3:35 PM MDT Sunday 29 September 2019
Frost advisory in effect for:

  • City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park

Frost may damage some crops in frost-prone areas.

Overnight temperatures are expected to drop below the freezing mark.

Frost advisories are issued when temperatures are expected to reach the freezing mark during the growing season, leading to potential damage and destruction to plants and crops.

Frost advisory in effect for City of Edmonton

3:09 PM MDT Friday 27 September 2019
Frost advisory in effect for:

  • City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park

Widespread frost is expected again tonight across much of Alberta. There will be less cloud cover tonight across northern regions, leading to a hard freeze. In the south, cloud and falling snow will limit how much frost actually forms on outdoor surfaces, however, temperatures will be at or below zero degrees.

The frost advisory program for this year ends on September 30th.

Frost advisories are issued when temperatures are expected to reach the freezing mark during the growing season, leading to potential damage and destruction to plants and crops.