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    Five Powerful Heat Domes are Spreading over the Northern Hemisphere as Dozens of Countries Continue to Record their Highest Temperatures Ever Observed

    As viewed on a weather map of the globe, no fewer than five powerful heat domes are swelling over the landmasses of the Northern Hemisphere. These zones of high pressure in the atmosphere, intensified by climate change, are generating unforgiving blasts of heat in North America, Europe and Asia...
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    Most Extreme and Prolonged Heatwave in Recorded History Grips Pacific Northwest

    A record-breaking heatwave across the western US is set to intensify this weekend, as climate change and an atmospheric “heat dome” combine to bring about the hottest temperature the region has ever experienced. Over the coming days, the heatwave will move into the Pacific Northwest, where...
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    Rainstorms bring relief as Europe suffers deadly heat wave

    Lightning lights up the night sky In Neumarkt, Germany, Sunday, June 20, 2021. Heavy rains and thunderstorms have caused flooded cellars and streets as well as fallen trees and a variety of property damage in Central and Upper Franconia in the night to Monday. Thunderstorms brought a...
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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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    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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    4th Heat Wave Baking Southern Europe

    Extensive heat dome will build this weekend over Cental Europe reaching far north into Scandinavia with afternoon temperatures in excess of 40°C /104°F. This will be the 4th intense heat wave this summer which is shaping up as one of the hottest on records in Europe. Many European nations set...
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    Rare, catastrophic heat will render our server unavailable

    Europe temperature map for June 30, 2017 A rare and unprecedented heat wave with daily temperatures approaching 45°C (113°F) is forecast for next week in Bulgaria and we expect the power grid to collapse. We are already having trouble keeping the server running smoothly with blackouts lasting...
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