Smoke results in special weather statement
Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for all of Southern Saskatchewan concerning the layer of smoke which has moved in over the province.
Environment Canada notes that smoke from forest fires across northern parts of Western Canada is spreading across all of Saskatchewan. Hazy conditions will be experienced over Southern Saskatchewan for all of today and into Friday.
The weather statement notes that severe thunderstorms are possible for parts of the western and northern grain belts later today as provincial temperatures climb towards the 30 Celsius range.