|New Yorkers flock to Coney Island Beach in triple digit heat.|
Montreal has been lucky, thunderstorms have helped to keep our rainfall totals at decent levels with 20mm this month and 74mm in June. Meanwhile Toronto has had only 11mm since June 11. The heat has proved deadly in many locations with two dozen deaths blamed on the weather in the US. Heat emergencies are in effect in many major east coast cities and some municipalities remain without power after last Friday's storms.
|Flooding from Wednesday's storms in Burlington.|
(Glenn Russell - Burlington Free Press)