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Prairies keep warming

Peak temperatures remained on a warmer track Wednesday on the Prairies, reaching 30 C around Medicine Hat and Lethbridge, 27 C around Brandon, Swift Current, Dauphin and Weyburn, 25 C around Winnipeg and Moose Jaw, 24 C around Swan River and in much of the Peace region, 22 C around Edmonton and Lloydminster and 21 C around Prince Albert, Yorkton and Meadow Lake.

Lows at WeatherFarm stations on Wednesday dropped to 3 C around Red Deer and Lloydminster, 6 C around Saskatoon and Kindersley, 7 C around Edmonton, Lethbridge and Peace River, 10 C around Portage la Prairie, Yorkton and Nipawin, 11 C around Fort St. John and Virden, 12 C around Regina, Selkirk, Weyburn and Estevan and 13 C around Winnipeg.

For more data and maps from weather stations across the Prairies, visit the WeatherFarm website, where you can also sign up for a new-and-improved daily forecast email. On the go? Get the new WeatherFarm mobile app, available for iPhone and Android devices.

To learn more about the CoCoRaHS system that generates the precipitation maps below – or if you’d like to make the maps even better by becoming a CoCoRaHS volunteer – check out the CoCoRaHS website.