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Western Canada under extreme cold warning, records coldest temperature in eight years

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Tuesday, 28 December, 2021, 10:18
Western Canada under extreme cold warning, records coldest temperature in eight years

Frigid temperatures and arctic air have left most of the western provinces shivering with wind chills dipping down to -55C.

Environment Canada says all of Alberta and most of British Columbia and Saskatchewan, along with parts of Manitoba and Ontario are under extreme cold weather warnings.

It says the wind chill can range between -40C and -55C in Edmonton and Calgary.

Western Canada under extreme cold warning, records coldest temperature in eight years