Extreme cold is coming to Quebec

Extreme cold is coming in Quebec

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The extreme cold wave that has been shivering in Western Canada for the past few days is coming to Quebec. & nbsp;

Environment Canada has issued alerts for seven regions, including Saguenay, Lac-Saint-Jean and Abitibi.

“Wind chill values ​​are close to minus 38 this morning. The wind chill will remain significant next night with values ​​going down to minus 40 ”, we can read on the website of the federal agency.

Storm surge

In Quebec City, a coastal overflow warning was issued jointly by Fisheries and Oceans Canada and the Meteorological Service of Canada.

“Water levels are forecast to be higher than normal near the coast at the end of the afternoon and early this evening ”, specifies the alert.

Regions affected by the extreme cold alert

< p> -Abitibi

-Chibougamau

-Lac-Saint-Jean

-Matagami

-Rivière Manicouagan

< p> -Saguenay

-Waskaganish

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