Brockville – A Heat Warning has been issued for Brockville, Leeds-Grenville, Smiths Falls, Lanark, Morrisburg-Cornwall, Kingston & Ottawa.
A prolonged period of hot weather is expected. Timing: Friday through Saturday evening. The heat event may persist into Sunday.
Maximum temperatures Friday: 31 to 33 degrees Celsius (Humidex 38 to 40).
Maximum temperatures Saturday: 32 to 35 degrees Celsius (Humidex 38 to 40).
Minimum overnight temperatures: 18 to 20 degrees Celsius.
Locations: Portions of Eastern Ontario including Ottawa, Kingston, Smiths Falls, Napanee and Pembroke.
Extreme heat affects everyone.
Drink plenty of water even before you feel thirsty and stay in a cool place.
Never leave people or pets inside a parked vehicle.
Outdoor workers should take regularly scheduled breaks in a cool place.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ONstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.