First the Wind, Now the Heat!

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Fraser Valley – Summer of 2020 isn’t done with us yet. Sundays winds was the warm up (pardon the pun) for Tuesday through Thursday where we will be flirting with 30C. That is 5 to 10 degrees above normal according to Environment Canada.

Keep an eye on seniors and don’t walk the dog during the heat of the day.

You know this drill .. hydrate.

4:44 AM PDT Tuesday 08 September 2020
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Fraser Valley – central including Chilliwack
  • Fraser Valley – east including Hope
  • Fraser Valley – west including Abbotsford

Daytime maximum temperatures are forecast to be 5 to 10 degrees above seasonal on Wednesday and Thursday.

An upper ridge of high pressure will draw warm air northward from the United States this week. Temperatures will peak on Wednesday and Thursday with daytime highs that are 5 to 10 degrees celsius above seasonal for this time of year. Overnight lows will also be up to 5 degrees warmer than seasonal in some areas.

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

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

Never leave people or pets inside a parked vehicle.

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