***UPDATE: Frost advisory ended at 4:30 am Monday morning***


May long weekend is set to give us a little bit of everything as Strathmore and area are currently under a frost advisory.

Frost may damage some crops in frost-prone areas.

Patchy frost is expected tonight as temperatures drop to near or below zero.

Take preventative measures to protect frost-sensitive plants and trees.

Areas under the frost advisory include:

  • Wheatland County, including Strathmore, Hussar, Standard, Gleichen and Carseland.
  • Siksika Res. 146
  • Rocky View Co. near Chestermere Dalroy and Dalemead

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ABstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #ABStorm.