What goes up must come down, and that also goes for the case of evaporating water from Westman fields.
Environment Canada is calling for a couple of hot days ahead, but as temperatures cool into the evenings, storms are possible.
Today, the mercury should reach 29ºC, with the UV Index very high, under a mix of sun and cloud. But cooling temperatures tonight bring with them the risk of a severe thunderstorm this evening. Overnight, the low will dip to 16ºC.
Tomorrow should be mainly sunny through the day, with a high of 30ºC in the afternoon. But increasing cloudiness is expected early in the evening, with a 60 per cent chance of showers late in the evening, including the risk of a thunderstorm.
Sunday will be sunny, with a high of 26ºC, with temperatures on Monday expected to be cooler, with a high of 23ºC. However, Monday will also see a mix of sun and cloud, with a 60 per cent chance of showers.
Mid-week next week looks summery — the forecast for Tuesday through Thursday calls for sunny skies, with daytime highs ranging between 25–27ºC.
The normal high for this time of year is 25ºC; the normal low is 12ºC.
The hottest it's ever been on a July 4 in Brandon was in 1989, when it was 35ºC. The coldest ever was in 1967, when it was 3.9ºC.