The same stomr deposited 53cm snow in Saint John, New Brunswick, just 6cm short of their 24 hour snowfall record set in 1960.
1901 Toronto's coldest night of the year as lows drop to -28.8C.
This isn't too far off the coldest nights ever recorded here, -42.8C on 29th December 1968 and 23rd January 1969. 1999 Tahtsa Lake, BC records 145cm snow in 24 hours, Canada's greatest single day snowfall record.The record snowfall was caused by a moist, mild southerly flow overrunning a shallow layer of cold, Arctic air.Click here to see what the weather's like there right now.2000 Nova Scotia's worst blizzard in nearly a decade with 20-35cm snow falling.Use this link to calculate the wind chill where you are now. ON, breaking a 45 year old daily maximum temperature record here.
Pleasant as this warm weather might have been it caused mudslides on construction sites and flooding in some basements.Small planes were damaged in the wind and the storm caused a 5 storey building being built in Dartmouth, NS to collapse.1989 In Pelly Bay, NWT an air temperature of -51C and windchill of -91C was recorded and this might have been Canada's lowest ever windchill.This windchill was calculated using the old windchill formula.1947 -52.2C in Whitehorse, Yukon the coldest temperature on record in Whitehorse.1976 Belle Island, Labrador measures an hourly wind speed of 138km/h, the highest recorded in Labrador.