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Wildfire smoke clouds Lower Mainland - Langley Times;

Wildfire smoke clouds Lower Mainland - Langley Times

Langley TimesWildfire smoke clouds Lower MainlandLangley TimesMetro Vancouver has issued an air quality advisory for itself and the Fraser Valley due to “high concentrations of fine particulate matter.” RELATED: B.C. wildfire crews prepare for scorching August. The poor conditions are expected to last for several ...and more »

Air quality advisory issued for Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley - News1130;

Air quality advisory issued for Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley - News1130

News1130Air quality advisory issued for Metro Vancouver, Fraser ValleyNews1130UPDATE: An air quality advisory has been issued for tomorrow, August 1st, across Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley. Air quality is currently good, but conditions are expected to change by tomorrow, according to Metro Vancouver. The region is ...and more »

High temperatures prompt BC health authorities to warn of heat-related illness - CBC.ca;

High temperatures prompt BC health authorities to warn of heat-related illness - CBC.ca

CBC.caHigh temperatures prompt BC health authorities to warn of heat-related illnessCBC.caEnvironment Canada is warning residents in several BC communities to brace for record breaking high temperatures in the coming days — and that has prompted warnings from two of B.C.'s health authorities. "When the temperature goes up we see people ...and more »

Heat wave expected to break records in Lower Mainland - MetroNews Canada;

Heat wave expected to break records in Lower Mainland - MetroNews Canada

MetroNews CanadaHeat wave expected to break records in Lower MainlandMetroNews CanadaA heat wave could break records in parts of the Lower Mainland this week, with temperatures forecasted to soar to a sweltering 36 degrees inland. People in the Fraser Valley can expect temperatures in the upper 30s due to a ridge of high-pressure ...and more »

Special weather statement warns of high heat on parts of Vancouver Island - CHEK;

Special weather statement warns of high heat on parts of Vancouver Island - CHEK

CHEKSpecial weather statement warns of high heat on parts of Vancouver IslandCHEKEnvironment Canada has issued a special weather statement warning of high temperatures in Greater Victoria and other parts of Vancouver Island. The special weather statement is in effect for most of British Columbia's South Coast, including inland and ...and more »

Toronto market edges higher while oil cracks US$50 per barrel mark - 570 News;

Toronto market edges higher while oil cracks US$50 per barrel mark - 570 News

570 NewsToronto market edges higher while oil cracks US$50 per barrel mark570 NewsTORONTO – Canada's main stock index closed higher today on the strength of the base metals, financials and materials sectors while oil settled above the US$50 mark for the first time in more than two months. The S&P/TSX composite index advanced 15.22 ...and more »

BC braces for heat wave expected to shatter temperature records - News1130;

BC braces for heat wave expected to shatter temperature records - News1130

News1130BC braces for heat wave expected to shatter temperature recordsNews1130VANCOUVER – Environment Canada is encouraging people to keep cool and drink lots of water as British Columbia's South Coast braces for a heat wave. A massive ridge of high pressure over the area through to Thursday is expected to push temperatures ...and more »

Temps to spike in the BC Interior - Kimberley Bulletin;

Temps to spike in the BC Interior - Kimberley Bulletin

Kimberley BulletinTemps to spike in the BC InteriorKimberley BulletinHighs of mid-30s expected; Alliance Church opening doors for senior citizens to escape heat. Trevor Crawley; Mon Jul 31st, 2017 11:20am; Local NewsNews. Temperatures are going to be heating up in the region this week, as highs of up to 36 degrees are ...and more »

Calgary city administration: Olympic bid decision should wait until costs known - 660 News;

Calgary city administration: Olympic bid decision should wait until costs known - 660 News

660 NewsCalgary city administration: Olympic bid decision should wait until costs known660 NewsA young girl learns to skate on the ice at the 1988 Calgary Olympic Plaza on a warm day in Calgary, Alta., Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014. The City of Calgary is being urged to wait for more details from the International Olympic Committee before deciding ...and more »

Soaring temperatures prompt special weather statements on Vancouver Island - CTV Vancouver Island;

Soaring temperatures prompt special weather statements on Vancouver Island - CTV Vancouver Island

CTV Vancouver IslandSoaring temperatures prompt special weather statements on Vancouver IslandCTV Vancouver IslandEnvironment Canada is warning that a long stretch of hot weather could push temperatures on parts of Vancouver Island into the mid-to-high 30s this week. The agency has issued a special weather statement for most of B.C.'s South Coast including inland ...and more »

Record-breaking heat ahead for parts of BC, Environment Canada says - CTV News;

Record-breaking heat ahead for parts of BC, Environment Canada says - CTV News

CTV NewsRecord-breaking heat ahead for parts of BC, Environment Canada saysCTV NewsMetro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley are expected to be hit with scorching temperatures this week, officials say. Environment Canada issued a special weather statement Monday warning that temperatures will reach the mid to high 30s by Wednesday ...and more »

Summer heatwave could smash records this week - Peninsula News Review;

Summer heatwave could smash records this week - Peninsula News Review

Peninsula News ReviewSummer heatwave could smash records this weekPeninsula News ReviewEnvironment Canada is expecting a heat wave this week with temperatures forecasted to reach into the mid-30's. Ragnar Haagen; Mon Jul 31st, 2017 8:30am; Local NewsNews. Get ready for a heatwave! Environment Canada has issued a special weather ...and more »

Temperatures to peak in Abbotsford on Thursday - Abbotsford News;

Temperatures to peak in Abbotsford on Thursday - Abbotsford News

Abbotsford NewsTemperatures to peak in Abbotsford on ThursdayAbbotsford NewsMonday is forecast to be warm, but the mercury looks set to rise much higher by midweek. Temperatures are expected to soar into the mid=30s in the Fraser Valley this week, with Environment Canada suggesting Abbotsford could see the mercury rise to 36 C ...and more »

Environment Canada issues heat warning for Metro Vancouver and other parts of southwestern BC - Straight.com;

Environment Canada issues heat warning for Metro Vancouver and other parts of southwestern BC - Straight.com

Straight.comEnvironment Canada issues heat warning for Metro Vancouver and other parts of southwestern BCStraight.comIt's going to be a scorching week across the Lower Mainland and the Fraser Valley. RELATED STORIES. B.C. vet issues plea to dog owners after posting image of dead pet on Facebook · SFU Adaptation to Climate Change Team sees arts help restore ...and more »

Extended stretch of hot weather for Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley - News1130;

Extended stretch of hot weather for Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley - News1130

News1130Extended stretch of hot weather for Metro Vancouver, Fraser ValleyNews1130VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – Break out the kiddie pool and grab some sunscreen, it's about to get really hot across Metro Vancouver. Over the weekend Environment Canada issued a special weather statement for the region, warning of a long stretch of hot ...and more »

Thrill-seeking newlyweds take the plunge on roller coaster - 570 News;

Thrill-seeking newlyweds take the plunge on roller coaster - 570 News

570 NewsThrill-seeking newlyweds take the plunge on roller coaster570 NewsAGAWAM, Mass. – A thrill-seeking Rhode Island couple has taken the plunge at a Massachusetts amusement park, screaming, “I do,” as they plummeted 20 stories on a roller coaster. Ashley Schiller and Thom Marchetti, of North Kingstown, were married this ...and more »