Look up! Multiple solar storms could spark auroras across all of Canada
North Coast - inland including Terrace
Alerts in Effect
Heat WarningIssued at 10:50 Thursday 18 August 2022
A stretch of hot weather is expected to continue
Threat: Daytime highs near 30 degrees and overnight lows in the mid-teens.
Timeframe: Now through Sunday
Elevated temperatures continue for inland regions of the north and central coasts of British Columbia. A ridge of high pressure over the region will remain in place through the weekend.
Extreme heat affects everyone.
To get more information:
- Check the local news for health and safety updates.
- Check HealthLinkBC online resources about heat-related illness and how to protect yourself at www.healthlinkbc.ca/healthlinkbc-files/heat-related-illness.
- Call HealthLinkBC at 8-1-1 to ask about heat-related illness.
Environment Canada and local Medical Health Officers expect an increase in health and safety risks from heat and are advising the public to take precautions.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to BCstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #BCStorm.