Alerts for: Bonavista North
3:48 PM NDT Wednesday 12 August 2020
Heat Warning in effect for:
- Bonavista North
Hot weather will continue.
Locations: most of Newfoundland (except the Northern Peninsula and south coast).
Time span: continuing through Thursday.
Maximum daytime temperatures: near 27 degrees Celsius, cooler in onshore winds.
Minimum overnight temperatures: 18 to 20 degrees Celsius.
Remarks: A wind shift to a more northerly direction Thursday night into Friday will end heat warnings for all areas.
Watch for the effects of heat illness: swelling, rash, cramps, fainting, heat exhaustion, heat stroke and the worsening of some health conditions.
Reduce your heat risk. Schedule outdoor activities during the coolest parts of the day.
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 call HealthLine 811 for advice on health risks, symptoms and precautions associated with heat.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to NLstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #NLwx.
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