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AWCN11 CWWG 130019  
WEATHER SUMMARY  
FOR MANITOBA  
ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA  
AT 7:19 P.M. CDT SUNDAY 12 AUGUST 2018.  
 
DISCUSSION.  
 
AN UPPER RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BROUGHT RECORD BREAKING TEMPERATURES  
TO MUCH OF SOUTHERN MANITOBA ON SUNDAY. THIS UPPER RIDGE IS FORECAST  
TO BREAK DOWN EARLY ON MONDAY MORNING AS A COLD FRONT ASSOCIATED  
WITH A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS FORECAST TO MOVE THROUGH THE REGION.  
 
THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS SET NEW DAILY RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURES  
TODAY, AUGUST 12, 2018 (VALUES GIVEN IN DEGREES CELSIUS):  
 
BRANDON AREA:  
NEW RECORD OF 38.2  
OLD RECORD OF 35.6 SET IN 1897  
RECORDS STARTED IN 1890  
 
CARBERRY AREA:  
NEW RECORD OF 38.4  
OLD RECORD OF 33.9 SET IN 1965  
RECORDS STARTED IN 1964  
 
DEERWOOD AREA:  
NEW RECORD OF 38.7  
OLD RECORD OF 35.6 SET IN 1955  
RECORDS STARTED IN 1952  
 
GRETNA AREA:  
NEW RECORD OF 37.6  
OLD RECORD OF 35.2 SET IN 2015  
RECORDS STARTED IN 1955  
 
MELITA AREA:  
NEW RECORD OF 39.0  
OLD RECORD OF 36.1 SET IN 1965  
RECORDS STARTED IN 1936  
 
MORDEN AREA:  
NEW RECORD OF 39.1  
OLD RECORD OF 36.1 SET IN 1910  
RECORDS STARTED IN 1895  
 
PILOT MOUND AREA:  
NEW RECORD OF 36.7  
OLD RECORD OF 33.9 SET IN 1965  
RECORDS STARTED IN 1938  
 
PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE AREA:  
NEW RECORD OF 37.7  
OLD RECORD OF 35.0 SET IN 1955  
RECORDS STARTED IN 1886  
 
SPRAGUE AREA:  
NEW RECORD OF 34.0  
OLD RECORD OF 33.3 SET IN 1978  
RECORDS STARTED IN 1915  
 
WINNIPEG AREA:  
NEW RECORD OF 37.5  
OLD RECORD OF 35.0 SET IN 1972  
RECORDS STARTED IN 1872  
 
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SUMMARY MAY CONTAIN PRELIMINARY OR UNOFFICIAL  
INFORMATION AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A COMPLETE OR FINAL REPORT.  
 
END/PASPC  
 
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