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This article was published 4/7/2014 (1084 days ago), so information in it may no longer be current.
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.