THE COLD ALERT HAS ENDED AS OF MONDAY, FEBRUARY 3rd, 2018 at 3:45pm.
The Medical Officer of Health for the City of Hamilton is issuing a Cold Weather Alert effective the early morning hours of February 2nd, 2018.
A Cold Alert is issued when current or anticipated weather conditions are at or below minus 15° Celsius or minus 20° with wind chill.
This alert will remain in effect until a cancellation notice is issued.
The mild temperature is forecast to drop significantly overnight to -12°C with the high Friday only reaching -7°C. The overnight low on Friday night will reach -11°C.
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For more information, visit www.hamilton.ca/cold
Source: City of Hamilton, Accuweather