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winter weather

Eastern Canadian ski resorts wait for the white stuff as it piles up out west

Heavy snowfall is being welcomed at Mount Washington on Vancouver Island, which was forced to close early the past two seasons due to lack of snow.

A 'tale of two seasons' as half Canada's population will see a white Christmas

From northern Ontario to British Columbia Canadians will enjoy a white Christmas - except in Vancouver and Victoria.

B.C. ski operators optimistic after unusually early snowfalls on many mountains

VANCOUVER — Winter is arriving on hills around British Columbia, raising hopes for ski operators worried about predictions of another warm, wet and green season. Nearly 30 centimetres of snow has...

Frozen ponds and lakes pose danger in city's parks

The Vancouver Park Board is asking would-be skaters not to venture out onto frozen lakes and ponds in city parks. Most ice is too thin to support people or even pets. Recent cold temperatures have...

Storm in Atlantic Canada affects travellers across the country

Travellers' holiday plans remained up in the air Monday. 206 flights were cancelled in Toronto and 26, 000 were without power.

Winter weather advice from City Hall

Winter is upon us and the City is preparing to fight the cold when the first snow falls on Vancouver. With lessons learned from the big snow two years ago, the City has made strategic improvements...