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    Winter 2020 in Europe was Hottest on Record by far, Say Scientists

    The ski resort of Superbagnères in the French Pyrenees, which was forced to bring in snow by helicopter in February as Europe had its warmest winter on record. This winter has been by far the hottest recorded in Europe, scientists have announced, with the climate crisis likely to have...
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    Norway records warmest ever January day at 19C

    Western Norway is experiencing a rare heatwave for early January, at a time when temperatures should normally be below freezing. The highest temperature of 19C (66F) - more than 25C above the monthly average - was measured in the village of Sunndalsora. This makes it Norway's warmest January...
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    Global Temperature Headed Toward 5 Degree Increase by year 2100, WMO Says

    The world’s average temperature is rising faster than previously thought, headed for a gain that may be triple the goal almost set by almost 200 countries. The findings by the World Meteorologic Organization suggest an increase of 3 degrees to 5 degrees Celsius (5.4 to 9 degrees Fahrenheit)...
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    July 2019 Confirmed as Hottest Month Eever Recorded Worldwide

    July this year was the warmest month ever recorded worldwide, satellite data has confirmed. The assessment was carried out by researchers at the EU's Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S). Scientists say it's the latest sign that Earth is experiencing unprecedented warming. Scorching...
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    More than 100 Arctic wildfires burn in worst ever season

    The Arctic is suffering its worst wildfire season on record, with huge blazes in Greenland, Siberia and Alaska producing plumes of smoke that can be seen from space. The Arctic region has recorded its hottest June ever. Since the start of that month, more than 100 wildfires have burned in...
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    Paris saw a record high temperature of 42.6C (108.7F) on Thursday July 25, 2019

    Paris saw a record high temperature of 42.6C (108.7F) on Thursday, amid a heatwave that broke records across Western Europe. A red alert was issued in north France. Germany also set a new national temperature record of 41.5C - bypassing the figure set just a day before. The UK recorded a...
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    Vast Forest Fire Spreading Near Berlin Local Residents Told to Prepare to Evacuate

    German authorities have told residents of a village southwest of Berlin to prepare for possible evacuation due to a nearby forest fire...
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    Year 2100 Prediction of Weather in Japan

    Japanese TV released a prediction from the environment ministry this morning of what Japan weather will be in the year 2100 if we don't cut our carbon emissions.
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    Young Man Killed in Flash Floods in Bulgaria

    Torrential rain and thunderstorms caused flash floods in some parts of Bulgaria overnight and a young man was killed trying to cross a river that burst its banks. The unusual monsoon-like rains began in May and haven't stopped since causing damage to property and infrastructure.
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    Sweden Issues Extreme Heat Wave Warning as Forest Fires Continue north of Stockholm

    Swedish firefighters are tackling major wildfires in several areas north-west of the capital Stockholm. Helicopters are water-bombing the blazes in bone-dry forests. Ljusdal and Alvdalen, roughly 330km (205 miles) from Stockholm, are among the worst-hit areas. Unexploded shells on a military...
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    An intense heat wave is shattering temperature records in Iran and the Caucasus

    People cool off in a water fountain in Tbilisi. An intense heat wave is shattering temperature records in Iran and the Caucasus nations of Azerbaijan, Armenia, and Georgia, causing power shortages that are adding to discomfort in the region. Weather experts on July 6 said the heat wave is...
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    Death toll rises to 54 as Quebec heat wave ends

    Quebec health officials say there are now at least 54 reported deaths that have been linked to a heat wave that blanketed the province over the last few days. Twenty-eight of those deaths are in Montreal. Public health director Horacio Arruda pointed out most of those who died were...
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    Temperature records set throughout Southern California, including Los Angeles

    Forecast of high temperatures from the National Weather Service around Los Angeles on Friday. New daily, monthly and all-time record highs were set throughout Southern California on Friday because of a monster heat dome sprawled over the region. The temperature at the University of...
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    Africa’s Hottest Temperature on Record 51.3°C (124.3°F) was Measured on July 5, 2018

    MODIS satellite image of the Ouargla, Algeria area in the Sahara Desert on July 5, 2018. A world-record hottest temperature for Africa was recorded in Ouargla that afternoon. A historic heat wave in northern Africa on Thursday, July 5, brought Africa its hottest reliably measured temperature...
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    Serbia Declares Highest Possible Weather Warning "Code Red" for Extreme Rainfall

    Serbia Declares Highest Possible Weather Warning "Code Red" for Extreme Rainfall Weather warnings from for today July 7. Serbia has decalred the highest possible weather warning code red for extreme rainfall as thunderstorms continue to lash the country and people in the area...
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    All-time heat records have been set all over the world during the past week

    From the normally mild summer climes of Ireland, Scotland and Canada to the scorching Middle East, numerous locations in the Northern Hemisphere have witnessed their hottest weather ever recorded over the past week. Large areas of heat pressure or heat domes scattered around the hemisphere...
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    CO2 Levels in Earth's Atmosphere May Reach Toxic Levels by 2050

    Recent research published in several scientific journals suggests levels of CO2 in Earth's atmosphere may reach 600 ppm by 2050 with toxic effects on all humans. Carbon dioxide is asphyxant gas even in the presence of enough oxygen toxic effects start to occur in the human body. Here is an...
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    NOAA: Earth Shatters Climate Record, Sending Planet Toward 'Worst Case Scenario'

    NOAA's map of climate anomalies in April 2018 April 2018 was the 400th “consecutive month with above-average temperatures” on Earth, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). To clarify, that means December 1984 was the last month the planet had below-average...
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    Temperatures in Sydney reach 47.3C (117F) hottest day since 1939

    The Australian city of Sydney has experienced its hottest weather in 79 years with temperatures in the region hitting as high as 47.3C (117F). In Penrith, west of Sydney, residents sweltered as the town bore the brunt of the heat on Sunday. Severe fire warnings were issued for the greater...
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    Record surge in atmospheric CO2 seen in 2016

    The relentless rise of carbon dioxide in new grpahic by NASA Concentrations of CO2 in the Earth's atmosphere surged to a record high in 2016, according to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). Last year's increase was 50% higher than the average of the past 10 years. Researchers...
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