What the #%$@ happened to spring in Ottawa?

By Tom Spears, Ottawa Citizen, April 13, 2018

Our last warm days were in February. Just think of that. And with spring gone AWOL, our weather is not going to warm up anytime soon.

Environment Canada’s David Phillips has taken a look at what’s wrong with our spring weather. He has hope of a hot summer, but says we have to put up with more suffering first.

This doesn’t even touch on the immediate problem of an ice storm building up to wallop us this weekend. Phillips is taking the longer seasonal view, sent from sunny Florida where he is lucky to be on vacation:


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