Heat Warning in effect for:

  • Elliot Lake – Ranger Lake

A heat event will continue today.

A hot and humid airmass will give daytime maximum temperatures into the high twenties to low thirties today before a cold front sweeps through. The cold front will bring cooler conditions and lower humidity for tonight and the weekend.

Extreme heat affects everyone.

The risks are greater for young children, pregnant women, older adults, people with chronic illnesses and people working or exercising outdoors.

Check on older family, friends and neighbours. Make sure they are cool and drinking water

Never leave people or pets inside a parked vehicle.

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.