Active Alerts Lone Pine Park Campgrounds, NB

Heat Warning
Issued at Thu 9:58 PM Jul. 11
Issued by: Environment and Climate Change Canada
Description


A period of very warm and humid weather is expected.

Time span: Friday through Wednesday.

Maximum temperature Friday: 27 degrees Celsius (Humidex 36).
Minimum temperature Friday night: 20 degrees Celsius.
Maximum temperature Saturday: near 28 Celsius (Humidex 36 to 38).

Locations: Central and southern New Brunswick (excluding the Fundy Coast)

Remarks: the maximum temperatures and humidex given will affect most of the warning region, with cooler temperatures expected near parts of the coast in eastern New Brunswick. Temperatures and humidex are expected to peak on Sunday with temperatures as high as 31 degrees Celsius and humidex near 39. Conditions are expected to improve Wednesday night.

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Extreme heat can affect everyone’s health.

Watch for the effects of heat illness: swelling, rash, cramps, fainting, heat exhaustion, heat stroke and the worsening of some health conditions.

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 NBstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #NBStorm.

Recommended Action


Reduce your heat risk. Schedule outdoor activities during the coolest parts of the day.

Limit direct sun exposure. Shade yourself by wearing a wide-brimmed, breathable hat and/or an umbrella.