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Canada's Fall Forecast Predicts That Winter Is Coming Early For Quite A Few Provinces

This could be a quicker start to winter than what's often happened in the last 20 years.

Canada's Fall Forecast Predicts That Winter Is Coming Early For Quite A Few Provinces

The Weather Network has released Canada's fall forecast and it turns out the season is expected to end early for quite a few provinces as winter weather bursts onto the scene.

According to the new forecast, most of Canada should see near-normal or above-normal temperatures during the fall — with the warmest weather extending from Ontario all the way to Newfoundland — but that won't last for long.

A pattern reversal is expected late in the season, which means cooler air will be focused on central and eastern parts of Canada.

For Ontario, Quebec and parts of Atlantic Canada, this change in the pattern is expected to bring a quicker start to winter than has often been seen in the last 20 years.

The Weather Network said that these provinces have "become accustomed to very mild Decembers" but there should be a more typical Canadian winter this year, with weather you would expect leading up to and through the holiday season.

Get your winter jackets and boots ready, folks!

Snow lovers rejoice! The City of Toronto is hiring for a bunch of winter jobs right now, and a lot of them are paying over minimum wage.

According to the City, the recreational opportunities, some of which pay over $20 an hour, include Ski Patrol Attendants, Skate Program Instructors and Rink Guards.

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It's never too early to start preparing for winter in Canada and the season could be colder than expected because of a weather phenomenon called La Niña.

The World Meteorological Organization has forecasted that there's a 40% chance La Niña might emerge between September and November and then re-emerge from November to January. This phenomenon is the large-scale cooling of the sea surface temperatures in the Pacific Ocean, which can affect weather around the world.

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The Western provinces are going to be in for some unsettled weather in the weeks ahead according to Canada's fall forecast.

The Weather Network released their forecast on September 14, and when it comes to the West, everything from "excessive rain" to an "early-season freeze" is up ahead.

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Hurricane Larry Hit Newfoundland Hard Overnight & Caused So Much Damage (VIDEOS)

It made landfall as a category-one storm and brought wind gusts of 140 to 160+ km/h!

After a week of anticipation, Hurricane Larry hit Newfoundland, and the storm certainly packed a punch when it arrived.

According to The Weather Network, Hurricane Larry made landfall on Newfoundland's Avalon Peninsula as a category-one storm early on Saturday, September 11. It brought wind gusts of 140 to over 160 km/h to the region, which caused power outages, toppled trees and a lot of damage.

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