Introduction
YES, one may be reluctant to accept the Global Warming hypothesis, but it's hard to deny this graphic evidence of Global Warming from the Regina Leader-Post on 29/01/04:
Records Tumble:
A dozen Saskatchewan communities set records for low temperatures overnight Tuesday and Wednesday morning
Location
New Record
Old Record
Year of
Old Record
Regina
-41.6° C
-38.9° C
1937
Saskatoon
-44.9° C
-43.3°C
1966
Estevan
-41.3° C
-37.2° C
1966
Weyburn
-40.9° C
-37.8° C
1969
Rosetown
-42.1° C
-41.7° C
1969
Elbow
-38.6° C
-37.8° C
1966
Watrous
-43.3° C
-42.2° C
1966
Nipawin
-46.2° C
-45.3° C
2002
La Ronge
-45.8° C
-42.8° C
1934
North Battleford
-45.1° C
-44.4° C
1937
Meadow Lake
-47.3° C
-45.4° C
2002
Key Lake
-52.3° C
-51.9° C
2002
Source: Environment Canada
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