Tuesday's school buses in Saskatoon cancelled because of extreme cold

Cold weather has cancelled school buses for public and Catholic schools in Saskatoon.

Slight moderation in temperatures expected in the coming days

There were no school buses on Broadway Bridge Tuesday morning as a windchill of -47C cancelled all the routes for public and Catholic school divisions. (CBC/Jason Warick)

Extreme cold weather has cancelled school bus routes and charters for the public and Catholic schools in Saskatoon on Tuesday.

Morning temperatures were a quivering -33 C and the windchill made it feel like -47 C.

School buses are cancelled when the temperature, including wind chill, reaches -40 C.

FirstBus and Hertz drivers inform parents of route cancellations.

While the buses aren't running, the schools are still open.