58-year-old snowfall record broken
Snow on the ground on October 8th (Emma Mason, MyGrandePrairieNow.com staff)
A record amount of snow fell in Grande Prairie on Monday breaking a 58-year-old record. Environment Canada says 3.6 centimetres fell on October 7th, unofficially beating the previous record of 3.3 centimetres that fell in 1961.
Beaverlodge also set a new record for precipitation yesterday recording 5.4 millimetres of precipitation.