Top 10 of 2008

Environment Canada has unveiled its Top 10 list of weather stories for 2008

1. Rain makes for a soggy summer from Newfoundland to Ontario

2. Ice loss in Arctic continues at unprecedented rates

3. Ontario, Quebec endure one of the longest, snowiest winters in

4. New Brunswick sees worst spring floods in 35 years along Saint
John River

5. Extreme cold grips Canada in second week of December

6. Summer hail storms mash crops in British Columbia, the Prairies, Ontario and Quebec

7. Massive March snow storm dumps up to 50 centimetres of snow across eastern Canada

8. Hurricane season leaves Atlantic and eastern Canada wind-whipped and wet

9. January temperatures dip to -40s across Prairies and the North

10. Ice storms in January and February cripple Prince Edward Island