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Okanagan heat wave ushers out June

Sunny skies are expected over the Okanagan this week.
June 27, 2016 - 8:30 AM

OKANAGAN - Temperatures were above normal Sunday but things are about to heat up even more as a week of temperatures in the 30s descends on the Okanagan.

Environment Canada is calling for a high of 32 Celsius today, June 27, followed by highs of 33 C to 35 C the rest of the week. Canada Day is expected to be the hottest day of the week with a temperature of 35 C currently forecast. The normal seasonal high for this time of year is 25 C.

With low temperatures of 13 C to 17 C forecast, overnight lows should remain above the normal seasonal low of 12 C as well.

Along with the heat will be mostly sunshine this week, though today a mix of cloud is also expected, along with a chance of showers overnight.

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