Heat warning issued for Kitimat and Terrace (File photo).

Extreme heat warning issued for Okanagan

Daytime temperatures are expected to be around 35C throughout the weekend

As the mercury continues to rise, Environment Canada has issued a heat warning for most of the Okanagan.

Daytime highs hovering around 35C and nighttime lows around 18C are expected throughout the weekend.

More seasonal, moderate temperatures are expected next week.

A severe thunderstorm watch was issued for most of the Okanagan earlier in the afternoon.

READ MORE: Okanagan under severe thunderstorm watch


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