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Media Advisory

Top 10 Weather Stories for 2012

OTTAWA, Ont. – December 19, 2012 – Environment Canada’s Top 10 Weather Stories list for 2012 will be released on December 20. This list highlights extraordinary weather that occurred across Canada during 2012.

Simultaneous briefings will be offered in English in Toronto and in French in Montreal. Teleconferencing will be available for media who are unable to attend in person.

English Technical Briefing:

Date: Thursday, December 20, 2012
Time:
10:00 a.m. (EST) 
Location:

Environment Canada
4905 Dufferin Street
(East side of Dufferin Street, one block south of Steeles Avenue)
Toronto, Ontario

Phone: 877-413-4814 or 613-960-7526
Conference Code: 2802430

For more information on the English briefing, please contact:

Jack Saunders
Communications Advisor/Media Relations –Ontario
416-739-4785

French Media Technical Briefing

Time: 10:00 a.m. (EST) 
Location:

Environment Canada – Meteorological Service of Canada
Place Bonaventure, North East Portal
800, de la Gauchetière West

Office 7810 (7th floor)
Room André-Robert
Montréal, Québec

Phone: 877-413-4814 or 613-960-7526
Conference Code: 9544939

For more information on the French briefing, please contact:

Louise Côté
Strategic Communications Advisor
Quebec Region
514-913-3180

The Top 10 Weather Stories will also be available at 11:00 EST on December 20, 2012 at:

Canada's Top Ten Weather Stories

For more information, please contact:

Media Relations
Environment Canada
819-934-8008