After weeks of somewhat mild winter weather, Calgarians are bracing for temperatures to drop over the next few days thanks to a polar vortex.
Starting on Saturday, daily high temperatures are forecast to hover in the -20 C range for a few days.
The coming cold snap has even forced WinSport to close their ski and snowboard hill on Sunday and Monday.
The hill should be open on Friday from 1 p.m. – 9 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m., but officials advised guests to keep an eye on winsport.ca for updates.
In addition, WinSport’s tube park will be closed Friday through Sunday, with plans to reopen on Feb. 12.
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