A heat wave has enveloped much of Western and Central Canada with extreme heat in the Prairies and oppressive humidity in Ontario.
Masinasin (near Milk River) in southern Alberta hit 37.9 C yesterday (topping 100 F).
Other provincial hotspots included…
Maple Creek, SK 35.0 C
Victoria Beach, MB (on Lake Winnipeg) 37.5 C
Atikokan, ON 35.5 C
Meantime, heat and humidity have engulfed Southern Ontario with temperatures climbing into the low 30’s C and humidex values reaching 40.