10:19 PM ADT Tuesday 14 August 2018 Heat Warning in effect for:
Prince County P.E.I.
A warm air mass will remain over the island tonight and Wednesday. Temperatures are expected to be near 19 degrees overnight tonight then rise to 28 degrees on Wednesday. Cooler temperatures are expected Thursday.
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.
Never leave people or pets inside a parked vehicle.
Heat warnings are issued when very high temperature or humidity conditions are expected to pose an elevated risk of heat illnesses, such as heat stroke or heat exhaustion.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to PEstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #PEStorm.