Friday, 22 February, 2019

Heat warning ended for Toronto, parts of GTA

A child is seen cooling off in sprinklers on a hot Sunday in downtown Montreal A child is seen cooling off in sprinklers on a hot Sunday in downtown Montreal
Sandy Nunez | 08 August, 2018, 14:39

Overnight temperatures are only expected to fall between 20 C and 24 C, providing minimal relief from the heat.

It says never leave any person or pet inside a closed vehicle, for any length of time.

Environment Canada has issued a heat warning again for all of the Maritimes, with a hot humid air mass expected to stick around until Thursday.

The heat event is expected to continue through Monday.

Dead fetus found on plane at LaGuardia Airport, reports say
The fetus, believed to be five months old, was found in a bathroom aboard American Airlines flight 1942 around 6 a.m. An autopsy is being performed on the fetus to determine cause of death.

"Daytime maximum values of 31 degrees or higher are expected on both Sunday and Monday with Humidex values near 40", Environment Canada meteorologists said Saturday.

"Other groups at risk include people with chronic illnesses, individuals with limited mobility or certain mental health illnesses, infants and young children, people on certain medications and those who are homeless".

Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Milton, Burlington, Oakviille and Halton Hills.

Monitor for symptoms of heat stroke or heat exhaustion, such as high body temperature, lack of sweat, confusion, fainting, and unconsciousness.