Date: February 19, 2019

A few clouds. Increasing cloudiness late this evening. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low minus 12. Wind chill minus 10 in the evening and minus 18 overnight.

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-10.5C

Wind Chill
-14C

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Extended Heat Warning issued for Lambton County

This page was reviewed or revised on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 9:09 AM

Point Edward, ON - With the hot and humid weather continuing for the remainder of today, Lambton Public Health has issued an Extended Heat Warning for Lambton County. In high temperatures and humidity, your body may not be able to cool properly which can lead to heat exhaustion or even heat stroke.

The warning will remain in effect until overnight when a cold front is expected to move through.

An Extended Heat Warning is issued when a heat warning extends beyond two consecutive days. This is when vulnerable populations are most at risk.

Visit www.lambtonhealth.on.ca for more information about extreme heat and your health. Resource topics include:

  • Heat-Related Illness - identifying the signs and symptoms
  • Fact Sheet - Preventing Heat-Related Illness
  • Cooling Centre Locations

For more information call Lambton Public Health at 519-383-8331 or toll-free 1-800-667-1839.

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Please contact:

Lori Lucas
Supervisor, Health Protection
County of Lambton
519-383-8331 ext. 3574