Daily Archives: April 5, 2010

Caution: Windy UK

A strong but not terribly fast-moving cold front will take the rest of today and tomorrow to move across the United Kingdom. Winds at times could exceed 50mph. Though northern areas may see snow and southern areas should expect widespread rain, the main concern with this frontal system will be the wind, which may lead […]

Canadian Burn Bans and Drought

The 2010 wildfire season has officially started in Canada and already there are burn bans in Alberta. Some areas are currently in an extreme drought due to the combination of a dry fall and a below-average winter in terms of both snow and rainfall. There has been record dryness in scattered parts of the country, […]