Calgary hit with two rare heat bursts

Karl Lohse and his daughter Erika, 5 play in the pool in Prairie Winds Park in northeast Calgary,...

Karl Lohse and his daughter Erika, 5 play in the pool in Prairie Winds Park in northeast Calgary, Alta on Sunday August 3, 2014.Calgarians have been doing their best to beat the heat as the stretch of above normal temperatures continues. Jim Wells/QMI Agency

Jenna McMurray, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 1:01 AM ET

As far as weather phenomena go, it’s a rare one.

Yet last week, Calgary experienced it twice in less than 24 hours.

The elusive heat bursts on both Tuesday and Wednesday nights are the kind of thing that make meteorologists giddy.


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