Arctic winds rattled through the city, plunging the mercury to a “dangerously cold” -10C—within sight of Vancouver’s all-time record low: -13C, set in 1964.
For a day, Vancouverites talked of exotic products and ideas, like snow tires, anti-freeze, Sorels and “the windchill factor.”
There’s only a dusting of snow left on the city’s green lawns today, however, and residents have begun to re-emerge.
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