The next few days in the NWT are getting hotter and hotter.
Environment Canada has issued a heat warning for the communities of Fort Liard, Fort Simpson and Wrigley – this includes Nahanni Butte and Jean Marie River.
Over the next few days, temperatures are expected to reach a high of 29 degrees celsius.
Extreme heat can cause illness; residents are asked to stay hydrated, wear loose clothes and minimize outdoor time.
For more information on extreme heat warnings visit here.