2016/08/04 – Heat Warning Declared for Toronto

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August 04, 2016

 Heat Warning Declared for Toronto

Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Barbara Yaffe, Toronto’s Acting Medical Officer of Health, has issued a Heat Warning for Toronto today. The Heat Warning will be in effect until further notice.

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2016/07/23 – Heat Warning Upgraded

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 July 23,  2016

 Heat Warning Upgraded to Extended Heat Warning

Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Barbara Yaffe, Toronto’s Acting Medical Officer of Health, has issued a Heat Warning for Toronto today. The Heat Warning will be in effect until further notice.

During an Extended Heat Warning, the public is encouraged to visit family, friends and neighbours, especially isolated adults and seniors who are at greater risk of suffering from heat-related illness, to make sure they are cool and drinking plenty of fluids. Other groups at risk include people with chronic illnesses, individuals with limited mobility or certain mental health illnesses, infants and young children, people on certain medications, and those who are homeless.

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2016/07/21 – Heat Warning Declared

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 July 21, 2016

 Heat Warning Declared for Toronto

Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Barbara Yaffe, Toronto’s Acting Medical Officer of Health, has issued a Heat Warning for Toronto today. The Heat Warning will be in effect until further notice.

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2016/07/14 – Heat Warning Upgraded

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 July 14, 2016

 Heat Warning upgraded to Extended Heat Warning in Toronto, cooling centres open

Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, has upgraded the Heat Warning to an Extended Heat Warning for today. The Extended Heat Warning will be in effect until further notice.

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2016/07/12 – Heat Warning Declared

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 July 12, 2016

 Heat Warning Declared for Toronto

Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, has issued a Heat Warning for Toronto today. The Heat Warning will be in effect until further notice.

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Extended Heat Warning Terminated

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 July 8, 2016

 Extended Heat Warning terminated for Toronto

Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extended Heat Warning for Toronto as of today.

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Heat Warning upgraded to Extended Heat Warning

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 July 7, 2016

 Heat Warning Upgraded to Extended Heat Warning In Toronto, Cooling Centres Open

Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, has upgraded the Heat Warning to an Extreme Heat Warning for today. The Extreme Heat Warning will be in effect until further notice.
During an Extreme Heat Warning, the public is encouraged to call or visit family, friends and neighbours, especially isolated adults and seniors who are at greater risk of suffering from heat-related illness, to make sure they are cool and drinking plenty of fluids. Other groups at risk include people with chronic illnesses, individuals with limited mobility or certain mental health illnesses, infants and young children, people on certain medications, and those who are homeless.

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Heat Alert Declared for Toronto

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 July 5, 2016

 Heat Warning declared for Toronto

Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, has issued a Heat Warning for Toronto today. The Heat Warning will be in effect until further notice.

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Heat Warning Upgraded to Extended Heat Warning in Toronto

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June 20, 2016

Heat Warning Upgraded to Extended Heat Warning in Toronto, Cooling Centres Open

Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, has upgraded the Heat Warning to an Extreme Heat Warning for today. The Extreme Heat Warning will be in effect until further notice.

During an Extreme Heat Warning, the public is encouraged to call or visit family, friends and neighbours, especially isolated adults and seniors who are at greater risk of suffering from heat-related illness, to make sure they are cool and drinking plenty of fluids. Other groups at risk include people with chronic illnesses, individuals with limited mobility or certain mental health illnesses, infants and young children, people on certain medications, and those who are homeless.

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