Walsall FIS offers up-to-date information,
advice and help on services for families in Walsall.
The National Heatwave plan is currently active and lasts until the 15th September when temperature thresholds are set to be breached. The threshold for the West Midlands region is set at above 30°C during the day and above 15°C at night for more than 2 consecutive days. To support the plan the Met Office releases heatwave alerts.
You may have seen in the news this week that Walsall is on a level 2 heatwave alert. Please ensure that your EYS:
Finally, please make sure your school is registered to receive the National Heatwave Alerts directly by contacting the Met Office by firstname.lastname@example.org and provide a contact name / school name and contact details.
If you would like more information on Walsall Heatwave Plan then please contact;
Walsall Public Health, Health Emergency Planner