Alerts for: City of Edmonton - St. Albert - Sherwood Park

Statements

5:03 AM MDT Wednesday 04 May 2016
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • City of Edmonton - St. Albert - Sherwood Park

Temperatures in eastern and southern Alberta will remain well above normal today. Over western Alberta temperatures will begin to cool as a cold front enters the province. The cold front will bring relief to the rest of the province Thursday.

These conditions pose a health risk when you are not used to the heat.

Everyone is at risk from heat, especially older adults; infants and young children; and people with chronic illnesses.

You are advised to (1) drink plenty of cool liquids before feeling thirsty; and (2) keep cool by dressing for the weather and spending a few hours each day in a cool place.

Issued by Environment Canada in collaboration with Alberta Health.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to storm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports to #ABStorm.

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