Environment Canada issues heat warning for southern Interior

19 Juillet, 2018, 11:24 | Auteur: Therese Cote
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Temperatures reaching 35 degrees Celsius are expected.

Environment Canada warns that swelling, rash, cramps, fainting, heat exhaustion and heat stroke are all effects of heat illness.

Those who may not have air conditioning are encouraged to go to a shopping mal or public library, as "even a few hours spent in air conditioning can help your body stay cooler when you go back into the heat".

The weather office says the inner south coast - including eastern Vancouver Island, the Sunshine Coast, Howe Sound, the southern Gulf Islands, Victoria and Vancouver - will see temperatures climb to at least 28 C, although conditions should be cooler close to the water.

The risk of severe thunderstorms is associated with a cold front moving from west to east over northeastern Ontario today.

Large hail can damage property and cause injury. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors!

"Remember, severe thunderstorms can produce tornadoes".

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The Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management recommends that you take cover immediately if threatening weather approaches.

Their injuries were found to be minor, but six to ten Canadians per year are killed by lightning.

Elevated pollution levels are expected or occurring.

In general, wearing a mask is not the best way to protect your health during a smoke event.

The Lake Cowichan Fire Department posted about the upgraded danger rating to Facebook and reminded campers to make sure campfires are fully extinguished.

Cooler temperatures and another slight chance of showers are in the forecast for this weekend, though for the most part, it should be nothing but pleasant - if somewhat cloudy - summer days.

Reduce your heat risk.

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