For the week of July 27th-August 2nd a heat warning has been issued for the province by Alberta Heath Services.
Alberta is under a heat warning this week.
As a result Alberta Health Services is urging everyone to take precautions to protect yourself and your loved ones:
- Take frequent breaks from heat, spending time indoors at cooled public buildings.
- Drink lots of water & non-alcoholic, non-caffeinated beverages.
- Apply a sunscreen of SPF 30 or higher at least 20 minutes before heading outdoors. Be sure the SPF 30 screens out both UVA and UVB rays, and reapply frequently - as directed on product label.
For more information about staying safe in the heat, visit www.ahs.ca/heat.