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Heat warnings in effect

04 July 2018, 12:36 | Dale Webster

Heat warnings in effect - Canada News

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According to the heat warning for North Bay and area, issued at 3:36 p.m. on Thursday, June 28 and updated at 10:02 a.m. on Monday, July 2, a heat event continues through mid week.

"A cold front will usher in a slightly cooler air mass for (Monday)".

As a result, the City of Greater Sudbury extended the hours at municipal facilities and lifeguard supervision at municipal beaches throughout the long weekend. However, the daytime highs are still expected near 30 and overnight lows in the high teens. However, daytime highs in the low 30s will continue Tuesday through Thursday.

Dr. Robert Strang, chief medical officer of health, says the former criteria included higher temperatures like when the humidex was 40 degrees Celsius of higher.

The weather agency says there will be "little relief from the heat" with overnight lows in the low 20s.

Environment Canada has issued an extreme heat alert for much of southern Ontario and says the temperatures will remain high into next week.

Environment Canada warns that extreme heat affects everyone. "Current indications suggest hot temperatures could persist through next week".

The Salvation Army was out at Gore Park handing out bottles of water reminding people to heed the warnings and protect themselves, and police have already received a number of calls including one on Appleby Line and Upper Middle Road in Burlington where they rescued a dog from a hot vehicle where the temperature was 66 degrees.

Phillips says the hot temperatures will stick around for eight days before cooler temperatures arrive, "it's the bout of the heat wave, and of course the intensity" that's concerning for residents.

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