Environment Canada issues heat warning for P.E.I

Extreme heat warnings have been issued across southwestern Ontario

Extreme heat warnings have been issued across southwestern Ontario

"This will probably be the longest period of heat this season".

Dave Phillips tells CP24 that cooler temperatures should arrive in Toronto for the end of the week, bringing an end to what by that point will have been eight straight days of temperatures of 30 C or more.

On Canada Day, daytime highs are forecast to reach the mid thirties with humidex values into the mid forties. People may think 'Oh my gosh, I should have taken my vacation at this time of the year, ' but no.

He says most vulnerable to become sick due to high heat and humidity are infants, young children, the elderly and people with chronic health conditions like lung or heart problems.

Environment Canada has issued a heat warning for Barrie, Collingwood, Hillsdale, Midland, Coldwater, Orr Lake, Orillia, Washago, Lagoon City, Innisfil, New Tecumseth and Angus.

Humidex values will be in the mid 30s on Tuesday, and near 40 for Wednesday and Thursday. "You often go whole summers without seeing those kinds of conditions".

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The weather agency says there will be "little relief from the heat" with overnight lows in the low 20s. However, the daytime highs are still expected near 30 and overnight lows in the high teens.

Cheng says the humidity is making it feel even hotter.

"It won't be that sort of tropical kind of humid so it will be much more comfortable", he said.

The warnings stretch from Sudbury and North Bay down to Windsor and east past Montreal.

"We're about to enter into an extended and dangerously hot HEAT WAVE".

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