The Weather Vane is prepared by Daniel Bezte, a teacher by profession with a BA (Hon.) in geography, specializing in climatology, from the University of Winnipeg. Daniel has taught university-level classes in climate and weather and currently operates a computerized weather station at his home near Birds Hill Park, on 10 acres he plans to develop into a vegetable and fruit hobby farm.
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This issue’s map shows the total amount of precipitation that has fallen across the Prairies over the last 30 days. From the map you can really see how southern regions have dried out during July, with northern areas really wet. You can also see how little rain fell in the general area around Winnipeg.