Prairies resume freezing

The Prairies’ mild spell generally ended as temperatures pulled back to 0 C or lower across much of the region Thursday. Highs hit +1 C around Edmonton and Brooks but just 0 C around Moose Jaw, -2 C around Brandon, -4 C around Winnipeg and Dauphin, -5 C around Peace River and -8 C around Nipawin and Meadow Lake, Sask.

Lows at WeatherFarm stations Thursday dropped to -8 C around Calgary, Brandon and Moose Jaw, -12 C around Winnipeg, Melfort and Dawson Creek and -16 C around Meadow Lake.

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