Hamilton heat warning cancelled as rain moves in


Published June 8, 2021 at 8:02 am

Hamilton’s Medical Officer of Health has cancelled the heat warning for the city Tuesday (June 8) as rain and thundershowers are forecasted for the next few days.

According to Environment Canada, conditions will remain rather steamy in Hamilton as temperatures are expected to reach 28 degrees Celcius with a humidex of 36.

The heat may be tempered, somewhat, as the skies are expected to remain mainly cloudy with a 60 per cent chance of showers or thunderstorms, according to the weather agency.

On Wednesday, temperatures hold relatively steady with a high of 30 predicted, though it will feel more like 38 with the humidex.

It’s expected to be sunny in the morning then a mix of sun and cloud with 30 per cent chance of showers and risk of thunderstorm Wednesday afternoon.

Environment Canada forecasts rain on Thursday and Friday, with sunnier days coming over the weekend.

Environment Canada

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