Public Service Announcement

Feb.17, 2021

Please be advised that an extreme cold weather alert issued yesterday, Feb. 16, 2021, has now ended. 

As a reminder, Halton Region Public Health issues cold warnings during any of the following weather conditions:

  • Daily predicted low of -15 degrees Celsius without wind-chill
  • Environment Canada issues an extreme cold warning for outdoor activity (temperature or wind chill to reach -30 degrees Celsius for at least two consecutive hours)

Learn more about the health risks due exceptionally cold temperatures from Halton Region Public Health.

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Mark Taylor
Senior Advisor, Public Relations
905-878-7252 ext. 2522
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