|2012-05-16, 07:09 PM||#1|
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Nova Scotia
HOT..Canada's summer 2012 Weather Forecast
Environment Canada’s senior climatologist, Dave Phillips, says that their preliminary data for the June-July-August forecast shows almost all of Canada will be warmer than normal. “Normal” is defined by the average temperature in a location over the 30-year period from 1971-2000.
Also on the Global web page are these predictions: According to AccuWeather Ontario and southern Quebec can expect more stormy weather than usual this summer; and in Calgary and Edmonton temperatures are predicted to be hotter than normal with less rainfall.
“According to the United Nations, April was the 326th month in a row where the temperature of the world has been warmer than normal. So really, we live on a warmer planet, and it’s no different here in Canada..."
Last edited by NovaMan; 2012-05-16 at 07:11 PM. Reason: corrections in spelling