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Trans-Canada Highway Construction News, Weather Conditions and Feature Stories

Here are the most recent news and weather stories posted for Trans Canada Highway:

Persistent fog along entire south coast of Newfoundland, with visibility near zero

(Posted:05/24/2016)

NL: Fog will continue to expand over southern coastal Newfoundland tonight as a south to southeasterly flow brings increasingly humid air towards the Island. The fog will persist through Wednesday and Wednesday night, followed by a gradual improving trend on Thursday as a drier air mass begins to approach Newfoundland. Visibility may be significantly and suddenly reduced to near zero

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10-20 cm Snowfall warning hits parts of S.W. Alberta

(Posted:05/22/2016)

AB: There could be a lot of unhappy campers this May long weekend as a snowfall warning covering parts of southwestern Alberta was issued Saturday. Airdrie, Banff, Canmore, Cochrane, Nordegg, Olds, Rocky Mountain House and Sundre are covered by the warning. Environment Canada says each of those communities can expect between 10 and 20 centimetres of snow between Saturday and Sunday afternoon.

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Air quality warning in west-central Saskatchewan

(Posted:05/15/2016)

SK: Smoke from wildfires near Fort McMurray is causing poor air quality and reduced visibility, especially in areas near the fires and immediately downwind. Little change is expected in areas near the Fort McMurray fires for the next several days until the next major low pressure system comes through and moves the smoke to the north. Thick smoke will begin to move as far north as Fort Chipewyan by Tuesday morning

Frost Advisory along St Lawrence Valley

(Posted:05/15/2016)

QC: Frost may damage some crops in frost-prone areas. Expected to warm up later on Monday.

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Frost warning along 401, 400 and 417 highways

(Posted:05/15/2016)

ON: With an unseasonably cold arctic air mass in place across Southern Ontario, temperatures will plunge to near or below the zero degree mark for several hours overnight into early Monday morning. Frost is likely, especially areas with light winds. Temperatures will rebound quickly upwards Monday morning as the airmass moderates under the strong mid May sun.

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Top Attractions along the Trans-Canada HighwayTop Attractions along the Trans-Canada Highway

From Signal Hill to Stanley park, the best attractions (and not tourist traps) along the way

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Trans-Canada highway historyTrans-Canada highway history

Trans-Canada Highway History from early explorers , the motorized era, to Trans-Canada Highway construction

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Highway Overview of the Trans- CanadaHighway Overview of the Trans- Canada

How long? From where to where? What provinces connected? What Highway numbers?Top attractions?

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Trans-Canada Highway Travelling ItinerariesTrans-Canada Highway Travelling Itineraries

the entire 7,821 km route broken into nice bite-sized drivable segments with details on what to expect, see, and do on each segment.(with over 3500 points!)

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Travel Planning Tips and Links for the Trans-Canada Highway

Here is a summary of Trans-Canada Highway Travel Tips: Trip Information, Trip Information, What You Can See, Cycling and camping on yoiu rtrip

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P.E.I. route of the Trans-Canada HighwayP.E.I. route of the Trans-Canada Highway

Details of the route and the attractions along the Trans-Canada Highway through the province of Prince Edward Island, across the Confederation Bridge to Charlottetown and to the Woods Island Ferry

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Newfoundland route of the Trans-Canada HighwayNewfoundland route of the Trans-Canada Highway

Details of the route and the attractions along the Trans-Canada Highway through the province of newfoundland and Lbrador, from Port aux Basques to Corner Brook, Grand Falls-Windsor, Gander, Clarenville, Whitbourne and St Johns

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Ontario routes of the Trans-Canada Highway Ontario routes of the Trans-Canada Highway

Details of the route and the attractions along the Trans-Canada Highway through the province of Ontario, inlcuding Ottawa, Sudbury, Sault Ste Marie, ThunderBay, and detour to /from Toronto

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New Brunswick  route of the Trans-Canada Highway New Brunswick route of the Trans-Canada Highway

Details of the route and the attractions along the Trans-Canada Highway through the province of New Brunswick, incluidng Moncton, Fredericton and Grand Falls

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Nova Scotia route of the Trans-Canada Highway Nova Scotia route of the Trans-Canada Highway

Details of the route and the attractions along the Trans-Canada Highway through the province of Nova Scotia, form Amherst to Truro through Cape Breton to Sydney

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Newfoundland: #1 between Whitbourne and St Johns, NewfoundlandNewfoundland: #1 between Whitbourne and St Johns, Newfoundland

NL: Here is the itinerary for the 100 km along the #1 between Whitbourne and St Johns, Newfoundland

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Newfoundland: #1 between Grand Falls-Windsor and Clarenville, NewfoundlandNewfoundland: #1 between Grand Falls-Windsor and Clarenville, Newfoundland

NL: Here is the itinerary for the 236 km along Route #1 between Grand Falls-Windsor and Clarenville, Newfoundland, via Gander and Tera Nova National Park

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BC #5 Coquihalla Highway between Hope and Kamloops

Here is the itinerary for the 204 km along the #5 Coquihalla (toll) Highway between Hope, BC and Kamloops, BC, via Merritt

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Ontario: #17 from Sault Ste Marie to Sudbury, OntarioOntario: #17 from Sault Ste Marie to Sudbury, Ontario

ON: Here is the itinerary for the 301 km along Highway #17 from Sault Ste Marie to Sudbury, via Thessalon, Bruce Mines, Blind river and Massey

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Ontario: #17 between Ignace and Thunder BayOntario: #17 between Ignace and Thunder Bay

ON: Here is the itinerary for the 247 km along #17 between Ignace and Thunder Bay, via Kakabeka Falls

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Edmonton, Alberta Travel InformationEdmonton, Alberta Travel Information

AB: Edmonton has over 1,100,000 people and is the province^s center for oil and gas production and is the seat of Alberta^s government

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Sault Ste Marie, Ontario Travel InformationSault Ste Marie, Ontario Travel Information

ON: Sault Ste Marie (pronounced \sue saint marie\) is on the St Mary;s River between the two largest Great Lakes: Lake Huron and Lake Superior.

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Calgary, Alberta travel InformationCalgary, Alberta travel Information

AB: Calgary is a vibrant city of 1,200,000, located within breathtaking sight of the Rockies, Calgary is the head office city for Canada^s \oil patch\, and home to the Famous Calgary Stampede, held every July.

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St. John^s Travel InformationSt. John^s Travel Information

NL: St. John^s is the most easterly port and oldest City in North America, and the capital of Newfoundland

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Swift Current, Saskatchewan Travel InfrmationSwift Current, Saskatchewan Travel Infrmation

Sk: Swift Current, Saskatchewan, is nicknamed \speedy creek\, and is gatweay to the Grasslands, the Great Sand Hills, and Cypress Hills.

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