Heat Warning

Important notices, emergencies, and alerts  

  • Heat warning in effect: until August 13

  • Tuesday and Wednesday will be particularly warm with humidex values reaching 40.
  • Nights will be warm and uncomfortable with lows near 20 degrees Celsius until Friday.

  • To refresh yourself:
    - Pincourt Library (225 Pincourt Blvd.) for air conditioning
    - Splash pad (375 Cardinal-Léger Blvd.)
    - Municipal pool (364 Olympique Blvd.)
      Open from 11 a.m. to 8:20 p.m.*
      *Due to the heatwave, closing time may be extended depending on demand.

  • Preventive reminders:
    - Drink 6 to 8 glasses of water per day. As appropriate, follow your physician's instructions regarding the amount of fluid to drink.
    - Avoid alcoholic beverages.
    - If you can, spend at least 2 hours a day in an air-conditioned or cool place.
    - Take at least one cool shower or bath per day, or cool your skin several times per day with wet towels.
    - Limit physical activity.
    - Wear light clothes.
    - Never leave a child or a baby alone in a vehicle or a poorly ventilated room, even for a few minutes.
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