It’s official: Sask is suffering a drought Saskatchewan will no longer be able avoid the consequences of scarce rainfall as it enters a week of hot weather. “Any bead of perspiration on your brow will be sucked up by the atmosphere. I mean this air is so bone dry,” said David Phillips, senior climatologist with Environment Canada.
Dramatic video shows escape through raging wildfire There is "no relief coming in the immediate future" for northern communities affected by forest fires, the provincial government says. "It's fairly obvious we're in a significant forest fire season. We've been days into and we have days to come," said Colin King, deputy commissioner of the province's emergency management and fire safety branch.