Active Alerts Union Road, PE

Heat Warning
Issued at Sat 9:49 PM Jul. 13
Issued by: Environment and Climate Change Canada
Description


A period of very warm and humid weather is expected.

Time span: Sunday through to Tuesday.

Maximum daytime temperatures: 30 degrees Celsius (Humidex 36).
Minimum overnight temperatures: 18 to 20 degrees Celsius.

Locations: Prince Edward Island.

Remarks: Cooler conditions can be expected along parts of the coast. Conditions are expected to improve somewhat on Wednesday.

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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.

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 PEstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #PEStorm.

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.

Never leave people, particularly children, or pets inside a parked vehicle.