August 12, 2018 – Heat Advisory Continues for Thunder Bay

Weather Alert

THUNDER BAY – WEATHER – The hot and very humid conditions across Northwestern Ontario are continuing. Environment Canada has issued a Heat Warning for the City of Thunder Bay. Most of Northwestern Ontario, except for the furthest north regions are also under heat advisories..

5:31 AM EDT Sunday 12 August 2018
Heat Warning in effect for:

  • City of Thunder Bay

Hot and humid conditions are expected today through Monday. Some areas will see these conditions persist into Tuesday.

A hot and humid air mass will affect parts of Northern Ontario. Daytime maximum temperatures will range from 30 to 35 degrees with humidex values above 36.

Cooler temperatures and lower humidity are expected by Wednesday with the passage of a cold front.

The risks are greater for young children, pregnant women, older adults, people with chronic illnesses and people working or exercising outdoors.

Drink plenty of water even before you feel thirsty and stay in a cool place.

Reduce your heat risk. Schedule outdoor activities during the coolest parts of the day.

Never leave people or pets inside a parked vehicle.