Your Weather First: The Golden Horseshoe
Aréna Connie-Dion, QC
Alerts in Effect
AMBER AlertIssued at 15:23 Thursday 09 July 2020
If you have any information, contact the police and do not approach the suspect. For details visit alert.gouv.qc.ca or stay tuned to local media.Description
This is an AMBER alert. This alert issued by the Provincial Police is in effect for the Province of Quebec
Two children, one girl of 11 years old, Norah Carpentier, tall and thin, 5’2, she was wearing a white cap and white Nike sandals and her sister, 6 years old Romy Carpentier, 43 pounds, 3’, brown hair, heart-shaped earrings, red nail polish on both hands and a beauty mark in the top of the forehead, have been abducted from Levis on july 8th 8 pm. These children were likely abducted by Martin Carpentier, 44 years old,130 pounds, 5’10, wearing a gray t-shirt and his hair is sparse.
Province de QuébecIssued By
Ministère de la Sécurité publique du QuébecMore Information
Heat WarningIssued at 04:49 Friday 10 July 2020
The extreme heat event continues.
A warm and humid airmass continues to affect Southern Quebec. Temperatures will exceed 30 degrees Celsius today and remain near 20 overnight tonight. Combined temperature and humidity values will produce humidex values of 40.
During times of high heat, your health and the health of your family and friends can deteriorate rapidly.
The ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux du Québec, in cooperation with Environment and Climate Change Canada, recommends that you protect yourself from the effects of the heat by taking the following actions:
Drink 6 to 8 glasses of water per day. As appropriate, follow your physician's instructions regarding the amount of fluid to drink;
Avoid alcoholic beverages;
If you can, spend at least 2 hours a day in an air conditioned or cool place;
Take at least one cool shower or bath per day, or cool your skin several times per day with wet towels;
Limit physical activity;
Wear light clothes.
Be sure to:
Never leave a child or a baby alone in a vehicle or a poorly ventilated room, even for a few minutes;
Check on your loved ones, especially those who are vulnerable or living alone.
If you have any questions regarding your health, call Info-Santé by dialing 8-1-1 or ask a health care provider. In case of emergency, call 9-1-1.
For more information, visit the Government of Quebec's Portail santé mieux-être at www.sante.gouv.qc.ca.
Heat warnings are issued when very high temperature or humidity conditions are expected to pose an elevated risk of heat illnesses, such as heat stroke or heat exhaustion.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to QCstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #QCStorm.