Active Alerts Watson Settlement, NB

Heat Warning
Issued at Tue 4:24 AM Jul. 16
Issued by: Environment and Climate Change Canada
Description


A period of very warm and humid weather continues.

Time span: continuing through Wednesday.

Maximum daytime temperatures: near 28 to 31 degrees Celsius (Humidex 36 to 38).
Minimum overnight temperatures: 18 to 20 degrees Celsius.

Locations: most of New Brunswick (excluding the Fundy Coast).

Remarks: the maximum temperatures and humidex will affect most of the warning region, with cooler temperatures expected near parts of the coast. Conditions are expected to improve Wednesday night.

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The health risks are greater for older adults, infants and young children, pregnant people, people with physical and/or mental illnesses, and people with disabilities or mobility issues.

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


Drink plenty of water regularly, even before you feel thirsty to decrease your risk of dehydration. Thirst is not a good indicator of dehydration.

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

All workers should take regularly scheduled breaks in a cool or shaded space.