User: irge304 Topic: Extreme Weather
Category: High Temperatures
Last updated: Jun 25 2019 20:15 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Warming to a weekend heat wave 25.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The weather term in our vocabulary lesson for today is “warm advection.” That means that warmer air blows in to replace cooler air. And we will get big-time warm advection this week as a persistent plume of very warm, increasingly humid air flows from the muggy Gulf of Mexico straight northward and smack into Minnesota.…
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Denver weather: Sunshine may give way to afternoon thunderstorms, strong winds 25.6.2019 Denver Post: Local
Isolated thunderstorms and strong winds up to 50 mph are forecast Tuesday for the Denver metro area.
Women’s World Cup live updates: U.S. takes an early 1-0 lead over Spain 24.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

The U.S. women’s national soccer team will start the strongest lineup it has used in this Women’s World Cup against Spain in today’s round-of-16 game (9 a.m. PT), with Alyssa Naeher in goal; Crystal Dunn, Becky Sauerbrunn, Abby Dahlkemper and Kelley O’Hara across the back line; Rose Lavelle, Julie...

Denver weather: Summer heat wave with temperatures headed to the 90s this week 24.6.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Forget the rainy, below-normal temperatures Denverites endured the past week. Denver is headed for a heat wave with temperatures climbing into the 90s by the end of the week.
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France 40C heatwave could break June records 24.6.2019 BBC: World
It could feel like 47C in Paris this week as high humidity makes a hot June feel even hotter.
Essential California: Using social media to make sure farmworkers know their rights 14.6.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Friday, June 14, and I’m writing from Los Angeles.

As a record-breaking heat wave boiled across the state, the United Farm Workers union turned to social media to inform farmworkers about their rights.

“Farmworkers are just...

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The super-tough drones and robots going where we can't 14.6.2019 BBC: World
How do you build unmanned vehicles that can withstand extreme temperatures, pressures and terrains?
Cooldown expected in Los Angeles after California sees record-breaking highs 12.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

After baking Southern California with a record-breaking heat wave, temperatures are set to return to a semblance of the cooling “June gloom” that had soothed the region.

In the wake of morning low clouds near the coast and a sunny high of 84 degrees on Wednesday, Los Angeles is on track for a series...

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Essential California: The all-male, ultra-elite Bohemian Grove meets 2019 12.6.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Wednesday, June 12, and I’m writing from Los Angeles.

If and when the revolution comes, the angry masses would be strained to find a better symbol of moneyed, mutually beneficial power than the all-male Bohemian Grove.

It is...

Hot enough for you? June gloom gives way to record-breaking (and baking) temperatures 11.6.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Grab a hat and find a shady spot, Angelenos, because sweltering summer temperatures that broke heat records across Southern California this week are expected to stick around a little longer.

A ridge of high pressure that settled across California over the weekend is responsible for the summer’s...

Yolo County Sand Fire Map: Latest Evacuations, Road Closures as Wildfire Sears 2,200 Acres, 50 Percent Contained 11.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The heatwave hitting the state is the biggest concern for emergency services now.
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Hitting Paris climate goals would save 759 lives in L.A. during huge heat wave, study finds 5.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

For decades, climate scientists have been designing models to predict global warming’s long-term ecological effects: sea level rise, coral bleaching, extinctions of entire species.

Researchers have now taken a step that hits closer to home, characterizing for the first time how various climate...

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India reels as summer temperatures touch 50C 3.6.2019 BBC: World
Parts of India are among the hottest in the world and people are struggling to keep cool.
Georgia, Carolinas Heat Wave: Wildfire Warnings, Latest Southeast Forecast 30.5.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
South Carolina and Georgia have alerts for wildfire conditions.
Finally, summer! 80s ahead, cue the mosquitoes 30.5.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Highs in the 80s ahead.
Great start to Memorial Day weekend; but stormy Monday 25.5.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Sunny and milder Saturday and Sunday.
Smog chokes Mexico City as fires fan pollution 18.5.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

A smoky haze that has blanketed this capital for the past week is fraying nerves, spurring health worries and generating criticism of elected officials.

Authorities ordered Mexico City schools closed Thursday and Friday and urged people to stay indoors, as the photochemical miasma enveloping the...

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Los Angeles sets dramatic new goals for electric cars and clean buildings 29.4.2019 LA Times: Business

Mayor Eric Garcetti unveiled a sweeping plan for a more sustainable Los Angeles on Monday, calling for dramatic changes to the car culture, built environment and air quality of America’s second-largest city.

The mayor’s sustainability plan imagines a city where, by the mid-2030s, 80% of the cars...

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People living in this part of Colorado are most at risk of climate change’s adverse health effects, study says 24.4.2019 Denver Post: Local
Individuals living in southeastern Colorado are more vulnerable to potential health effects from climate change than residents in other parts of the state, in part, because of the region’s susceptibility to heat and drought, according to a new index from the Colorado Health Institute.
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From ruined bridges to dirty air, EPA scientists price out the cost of climate change 8.4.2019 LA Times: Science

By the end of the century, the manifold consequences of unchecked climate change will cost the U.S. hundreds of billions of dollars per year, according to a new study by scientists at the Environmental Protection Agency.

Those costs will come in the form of water shortages, crippled infrastructure...

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