Summerland and Okanagan Lake, British Columbia, Canada

Where to find the best weather in Canada 2019

Two provinces dominated this ranking of best communities for weather in Canada

The forecast: sunny, with a chance of earthquakes

Forecasters predict a lovely mild winter, with a risk of a devastating flood or other disaster

Parts of southern Ontario could see an ice storm this weekend

A special weather statement issued by Environment Canada warns of a potential ice storm after temperatures as warm as 16 C on Thursday
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‘My husband had to pry her hand away from that table. She never did hear me screaming for her.’
APTOPIX Afghanistan Landslide

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‘It’s absolutely beautiful and absolutely terrifying at the same time’

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Extreme winds and seaweed-filled storm surge during Hurricane Dennis.

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‘We would see a piece of someone’s roof fly by. We could see a tree fly by.’