All-time record snows & lows sweep sweep across U.S., Canada & Europe
Cold in the other Washington, too: Bellingham endured its fifth coldest February on record when it comes to overall average temperature.
Coquihalla, Canada, shatters February snowfall record: More than 300 cm (almost 10 feet!) of snow fell in February alone
More record cold in Minnesota: At International Falls, the high temperature of -9 F (-22.8C) on March 1st – the high temperature! – broke the record for the coldest high temperature for any day in March.
Record snowfall in Ft Wayne, Indiana: 2 Mar 14 – “A late winter storm dumped more than 9 inches of snow in Indiana near Lake Michigan and left a glaze of snow and ice on other roads that made driving treacherous in places”
Record snowfall in Scotland may allow skiing into summer; Some chair lifts still buried under “unprecedented” amounts of snow. A HIGHLAND snowports resort which enjoyed its busiest day in a decade this week has unveiled plans to “ski into summer” if conditions allow. Earlier in the week Iain Sykes, the founder of Nevis Range Ski Resort claimed that the resort had more snow than ever in the history of skiing there.
More record lows for Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario: Bitterly cold Arctic air centered over the western prairies resulted in a few record low temperatures this weekend.–
Tens of thousands of deer at risk of starvation in Ontario: This winter is harsh enough to put the lives of tens of thousands of Ontario deer in jeopardy as cold weather and deep snow continue to linger, say experts. The snow remains extremely deep in areas north of Lake Huron. Snow remains waist deep The problem for the deer is largely the snow – which in parts of this area is 50-75 cm (19 to 39 inches) deep