7:15am Wed Feb 17/16 – EXTREME COLD ALERT – SEEK SHELTER, CHECK ON LOVED ONES

News Release

February 25, 2016

Extreme Cold Alert Issued for Toronto- Seek Shelter, Check on Loved Ones

Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that will be in effect until further notice.
Exposure to cold weather can be harmful to your health. Hypothermia occurs when the body’s core temperature drops below 35°C and can have severe consequences, including organ failure and death. Frostnip and frostbite can also occur in cold weather when skin freezes.
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7:15am Wed Feb 17/16 – EXTREME COLD ALERT – SEEK SHELTER, CHECK ON LOVED ONES

News Release

February 17, 2016

Extreme Cold Alert Issued for Toronto- Seek Shelter, Check on Loved Ones

Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that will be in effect until further notice.
Exposure to cold weather can be harmful to your health. Hypothermia occurs when the body’s core temperature drops below 35°C and can have severe consequences, including organ failure and death. Frostnip and frostbite can also occur in cold weather when skin freezes.
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7:00am Mon Feb 11/16 – EXTREME COLD ALERT – SEEK SHELTER, CHECK ON LOVED ONES

News Release

February 11, 2016

Extreme Cold Alert Issued for Toronto- Seek Shelter, Check on Loved Ones

Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that will be in effect until further notice.
Exposure to cold weather can be harmful to your health. Hypothermia occurs when the body’s core temperature drops below 35°C and can have severe consequences, including organ failure and death. Frostnip and frostbite can also occur in cold weather when skin freezes.
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10:00am Sun Jan 17/16 – EXTREME COLD ALERT – SEEK SHELTER, CHECK ON LOVED ONES

News Release
January 17, 2016
Extreme Cold Alert Issued for Toronto- Seek Shelter, Check on Loved Ones

TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2016 /CNW/ – Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that will be in effect until further notice.

Exposure to cold weather can be harmful to your health. Hypothermia occurs when the body’s core temperature drops below 35°C and can have severe consequences, including organ failure and death. Frostnip and frostbite can also occur in cold weather when skin freezes.
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7:25am Tue Jan 5/16 – EXTREME COLD ALERT TERMINATED

News Release
January 5, 2016
Extreme Cold Weather Alert terminated for Toronto

Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extreme Cold Weather Alert as of today.

Please note that during January and February, the two 24 hour warming centres are open 24/7 regardless of whether an Extreme Cold Weather Alert is in effect.
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9:45am Sun Jan 3/16 – EXTREME COLD ALERT – SEEK SHELTER, CHECK ON LOVED ONES

News Release
January 3, 2016
Extreme Cold Alert Issued for Toronto- Seek Shelter, Check on Loved Ones

 

Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that will be in effect until further notice, as very low temperatures are expected overnight.

Exposure to cold weather can be harmful to your health. Hypothermia occurs when the body’s core temperature drops below 35°C and can have severe consequences, including organ failure and death. Frostnip and frostbite can also occur in cold weather when skin freezes.
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