Showing posts with label heat wave. Show all posts
Showing posts with label heat wave. Show all posts

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Heatwave kills at least 65 in Pakistan. NO DEATHS FROM HEATWAVE IN KARACHI, AUTHORITIES CLAIM

Heatwave kills at least 65 in Pakistan
A heatwave has killed 65 people in Pakistan’s southern city of Karachi over the past three days, a social welfare organization said on Tuesday, amid fears the death toll could climb as the high temperatures persist.

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Pre-monsoon heat builds across northern India

heat builds across northern India
Temperatures across central and northern India have been in excess of 40C in recent days, and after a brief respite over the weekend, it could become even hotter during the early to middle part of next week.

Sunday, January 07, 2018

47,3 degrés à certains endroits: Sydney vit son jour le plus chaud depuis 1939

Sydney vit son jour le plus chaud depuis 1939
La ville de Sydney connaît dimanche sa journée la plus chaude depuis 1939, avec des températures atteignant 47,3 degrés à certains endroits.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Deadly, Intense ‘Lucifer’ Heat Waves May Soon Scorch Southern Europe Regularly

Heat Waves
By the 2050s, blazing “Lucifer” heatwaves driving temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius will be the norm in southern Europe, warns a report published Wednesday by the World Weather Attribution (WWA), an international coalition that analyzes the effects of climate change on extreme weather conditions.

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Health warnings in place as Europe prepares for blistering heat

Health warnings have been issued across Europe
Health warnings have been issued across Europe this week, as the most severe heatwave of an already hot summer is expected.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Heat Wave: at Least 6 People Died, Over 7,000 Hospitalized in Japan Within Week

HEAT WAVE JAPAN
At least six people died and over 7,000 were taken to hospitals in Japan within a week following a heat wave that daily exceeded 30 degrees Celsius (86 Fahrenheit), according to the country's fire prevention service.

Friday, July 14, 2017

Spain Heatwave Breaks Records, Kills One

spain heatwave
Spain baked in a record-breaking heatwave on Thursday, which was blamed for the death of a road crew worker and is suspected of leaving another man in critical condition.

Saturday, July 01, 2017

Egypt braces for continued heatwave of 40 degrees Sunday

Egypt is to experience a continued heat wave Sunday, with experts predicting 40 degrees Celsius in the capital.

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Heatwave builds across northern India and Pakistan

It may happen almost every year at around this time, but a developing heatwave in South Asia is raising concerns about the potential health hazard posed by extreme temperatures.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Chilean heat wave breaks record temperature set a century ago

A heat wave brought blistering temperatures to the streets of Chile’s capital city, Santiago, on Wednesday and broke a century-old record as thermometers reached 37.3 Celsius (99 degrees Fahrenheit).

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Heat Wave in Japan Kills 5, Results in Hospitalization of 5,440 Within Week

The heat wave in Japan has claimed the lives of five people, while 5,440 others were admitted to hospitals during the past week, local media reported Tuesday.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Temperature in Kuwait hits 54 Celsius, sets possible record amid Middle East heatwave – UN

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO), a United Nations specialized agency, will set up a committee to examine whether a 54 degrees Celsius temperature recently recorded in Kuwait, has set the new highest temperature for Asia, as well as for the entire Eastern hemisphere.

Saturday, June 25, 2016

China renews yellow alert for heat wave

China's national observatory on Saturday morning renewed its yellow alert for a heat wave in some southern and northern areas, where temperatures of between 35 and 39 degrees Celsius are predicted for the daytime.

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Potentially deadly heat threatens Southwest U.S., could reach 120 degrees

Dangerous and potentially life-threatening heat is expected to spread across the Southwestern United States and occasionally reach the Plains states.

Friday, May 20, 2016

India records its hottest day ever as temperature hits 51C (that's 123.8F)

India records its hottest day ever as temperature hits 51C
A city in India's Rajasthan state has broken the country's temperature records after registering 51C, the highest since records began, the weather office says.

Monday, May 16, 2016

Heat wave hits Egypt, temperatures reach 45 degrees Celsius

Egypt's official weather agency said Sunday that a heat wave grilling the country is expected to last until Tuesday.

Thursday, May 05, 2016

Heatwave continues to sweep across South Asia

A heatwave has been sweeping across South Asia for several weeks, with temperatures remaining at least five degrees Celsius above the seasonal norm. In some areas temperatures have reached nearly 50C.

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Deadly Heat Wave Is Sweeping Through India


A years-long drought in India is starting to take a toll on 330 million of the country’s residents as people suffer from water shortages and poor farmers are helpless to save their dying crops.

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