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DarkSky
12-31-2009, 12:08 PM
[thanks to George K for the list]

Here is a list of the top Canadian weather stories for 2009 as chosen by
Environment Canada.

1. "Summer of Our Discontent" - Too much heat in the far West, not enough
for all the rest.

2. B.C. Burning Up.

3. Ontario's deadly and destructive tornadoes.

4. Record ice-jam flooding on the Red River.

5. Cold and drought combo wreak havoc with Prairie farmers.

6. Less Arctic sea ice retreat but still no recovery.

7. Multi-million-dollar hailer pounds urban and rural Alberta.

8. Hamilton's record and costly Gully-Washer.

9. Winds plough through Alberta.

10. Enduring Prairie cold ends dramatically.