All indications are that the core of the coldest air in the Northern Hemisphere will remain on the other side of the pole in northern Asia through much of the rest of this month, but there are some hints that things will shift around as we get into November.
No real sustained cold weather expected across Canada the next few weeks, though there will be some spells of chilly weather across western Canada from time to time, while mild conditions will be more common in the East.
This type of pattern may favor more storminess across the U.S. Rockies with a potential for more early season snow in the high country over the next 15-20 days.
Below is the Monday update of the ECMWF long-range model. By the way, the ECMWF seasonal outlook gets updated Tuesday. This should provide some additional clues about the upcoming winter.
FYI, we will be releasing the AccuWeather Canada winter outlook next week.
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Damaging thunderstorms and possible tornadoes for the western Prairie region Thursday.
The western heat wave finally winding down, but some hot weather headed toward the eastern Prairies and northwestern Ontario by early next week.
Widespread record heat for BC
Pattern of extremes into next week and a look at August.
One of the worst wildfire seasons in recent time across the Northwest Territories is causing a massive plume of smoke....
Pattern does not favor any sustained heat waves the rest of this month from the eastern Prairies to Quebec.