Heat Alert Level 2 Issued – Humidex to Reach 45C Today
Tuesday July 19th, 2011
Posted at 11:15am
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The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit has issued Level 2 of their Heat Alert System.
Level 2 means “A heat warning is designed to signal impending health risks to the public-at-large due to a prolonged extreme heat wave”.
Level 2 is normally issued for one of the following: Four or more days reaching Humidex 40, one or more days reaching Humidex 45 or four or more nights above Humidex 28.
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Today’s high temperature is expected to reach 30C, Wednesday we’ll hit 33C, Thursday 39C and Environment Canada predicts 34C as a high Friday – Monday.