Environment Canada

Environment Canada

December 29, 2008 10:00 ET

Media Advisory/Environment Canada's Top 10 Weather Stories for 2008: Coming December 30

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 29, 2008) - Environment Canada will release the Top 10 Weather Stories for 2008 on Tuesday, December 30. This popular list, now in its 13th year, recounts the extraordinary weather across Canada during 2008.

Simultaneous technical briefings will be offered in English in Toronto and in French in Montreal.



English Media Technical Briefing:

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 10:35 a.m. (EST)

Location: Environment Canada
4905 Dufferin Street
(East side of Dufferin Street, one block south of Steeles Avenue)
Toronto, Ontario M3H 5T4


Please note: parking is not permitted directly in front of the building. Media should use visitors' parking, located just north of the front entrance, or the parking lot at the rear of the building.

By Phone:

1-888-265-0464

Pass Code / ID#: 79137296

French Media Technical Briefing



Time: 10:00 a.m. to 10:35 a.m. (EST)

Location: Environnement Canada - Service meteorologique du Canada
Place Bonaventure, Portail Nord-Est
800, rue de la Gauchetiere Ouest, bureau 7810 (7e etage)
Salle Andre-Robert
Montreal (Quebec) H5A 1L9


By Phone :

1-888-265-0464

Pass Code / ID# 78998062

The Top 10 Weather Stories will also be available at 10:00 EST on December 30 at:

English URL:

www.ec.gc.ca/default.asp?lang=En&n=C062DE2A-1

French URL:

http://www.ec.gc.ca/default.asp?lang=Fr&n=C062DE2A-1

Contact Information

  • Jack Saunders
    Communications Advisor
    416-739-4785