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Will Death Valley Temps Beat 100 Year Old Record?

Will Death Valley Temps Beat 100 Year Old Record?
On July 10th, Death Valley celebrates 100 years of the highest temperature ever recorded on earth. It is kind of an interesting coincident that Death Valley is in an extreme heat wave right now. Today's temperature is expected to hit 127 degrees Fahrenheit and the 100 year old record is at 134 degrees (56.7 degrees celsius).
Read more Jul 2 2013, 4:39am CDT


Five people die due to heat wave in Odisha

Source: NDTV

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At least five people have died due to sunstroke in Odisha this summer, an official said on Monday. ...
Full article at: NDTV 3 days ago, 1:20am CDT

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Parents of 3-year-old who died in heat wave sue day care center

Source: New York Post

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The devastated parents of a 3-year-old Brooklyn boy who died during a heat wave have filed a lawsuit that claims the day care center was uninsured and that workers ...
Full article at: New York Post 4 days ago, 5:04pm CDT

Future heat waves pose risk for population of Greater London

Source: Science Daily

The effects of future heat waves on people living in Greater London in 2050 has been modeled in a study, which concludes that the risk of heat-related deaths could be significantly reduced if buildings were adapted properly for climate change. The model, which takes into account future changes to urban land use and human-made heat ...
Full article at: Science Daily 6 days ago, 1:49pm CDT

City heat study stalls due to lack of funding

Source: Capital New York

'Weather And Climate' Conference In Geneva
A key initiative in mitigating intense city heat waves has stalled in the handoff between the administrations of Michael Bloomberg and Bill de Blasio, as the city heads toward more record-breaking temperatures.More than floods, hurricanes and blizzards, heat waves are the biggest weather-related threat to human life in New York City, researchers say, and by most accounts they're only going to get worse. The Earth Institute at Columbia ...
Full article at: Capital New York Apr 15 2014, 12:00am CDT

Weather-Related Blackouts Doubled Since 2003: Report

Source: The Huffington Post

Climate change is causing an increase in many types of extreme weather. Heat waves are hotter, heavy rain events are heavier, and winter storms have increased in both frequen ...
Full article at: The Huffington Post Apr 10 2014, 10:27am CDT

Heat Waves Tied to Higher Rates of Early-Term Deliveries

Source: MedicineNet

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Title: Heat Waves Tied to Higher Rates of Early-Term DeliveriesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/8/2014 5:36:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 4/9/2014 12:00: ...
Full article at: MedicineNet Apr 10 2014, 2:00am CDT

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Heat Waves Tied to Higher Rates of Early-Term Deliveries


Kashmir Maternity Hospital Fire Doused, Patients Safe
TUESDAY, April 8, 2014 -- Pregnant women may face increased risk for early-term delivery during heat waves, according to a large new study from Canada. Researchers analyzed data from 300,000 births in Montreal between ...
Full article at: Apr 8 2014, 4:00pm CDT

HOTTEST SUMMER EVER: Long-range weather forecast for UK reveals 2014 will be a SCORCHER!

Source: The Daily Express

Perth Scorchers Press Conference
BRITAIN is set to roast in a THREE-MONTH heatwave that could smash ALL summer weather records, forec ...
Full article at: The Daily Express Apr 8 2014, 2:01pm CDT

Spring Sizzle: Record High Temperatures in Forecast

Source: NBC Los Angeles

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It may be April but a rise in temperatures is expected to make Monday and Tuesday feel more like July and August. "Temperatures will be near record highs, especially in the afternoon hours," said NBC4 meteorologist Crystal Egger. Download the NBC4 Weather App Temperatures are expected rise 10 to 20 degrees above normal. "Seventy-two degrees is our average high this time of year," Egger said. "We're ...
Full article at: NBC Los Angeles Apr 7 2014, 2:20pm CDT


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