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3 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
While high heat and humidity can have a dangerous affect on anyone's health, excessive heat can be most dangerous for those 65 years old and older.
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7 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
With an extended heat wave in the offing, we asked National Weather Service forecaster Jeremiah Pyle to talk about thermal troughs, or heat lows, which typically bring northwest Oregon its hottest temperatures in the summer.
11 hrs ago | KGW-TV Portland
The National Weather Service issued a warning Thursday for a heat wave throughout most of western Oregon and southwest Washington that could last until the middle of next week.
13 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune
While high heat can drain your energy, increase your utility bills and make your AC work overtime, there are simple ways you can save energy without compromising comfort.
17 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun
This Saturday the legendary '60s band of Susan Jacks, Craig McCaw and Satwant Singh meet up with musicians from the New Pornographers, Destroyer and Black Mountain at the Khatsahlano Block Party.
18 hrs ago | Science Daily
A new quantifies for the first time the primary causes of the 'urban heat island' effect, a common phenomenon that makes the world's urban areas significantly warmer than surrounding countryside and may increase health risks for city residents.
22 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Record cold, a ten day heat wave, thunderstorms and a shipwreck top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history.
With the dog days of summer still ahead of us, we've taken precautionary measures and turned to the stars who not only know how to play it cool during stressful situations , but also when temps are alarmingly high.
The warning is issued if the temperature is expected to remain above 33 degrees Celsius.
The migration of tropical fish as a result of ocean warming poses a serious threat to the temperate areas they invade, because they overgraze on kelp forests and seagrass meadows, a new study concludes.
Scientists, for the first time, have a clearer picture of what causes the "urban heat island" effect, a common phenomenon that makes cities swelter by as much as 22 degrees more than the nearby countryside, especially at night in the summer.
The continuing heat wave gripping Hampton Roads is especially challenging for the region's many military personnel who, despite the hot temperatures, must continue to perform their duties; tasks which include physical training.
The kid is expected to be OK, but still Heat wave : It will be nice today, with the temperature possibly reaching into the low 80s.
Fire fighters are warning you to look for fire dangers around your house as summer fires start to become a problem.
Mostly clear skies are forecast in Eastern Washington into early next week, and the dry weather is increasing the risk of wildfires.
TWC News : Carriage Driver Accused of Working Horse in Hot Weather Says She's Being Threatened With Violence Play now The heat wave has tempers flaring over the treatment of horses, as a carriage driver accused of working her animal in the hot weather says she's now being threatened with violence, even as she claims she did nothing wrong.
The definition of a heat wave is five days in a row of temperatures reaching five degrees or more above average, that's according to the World Meteorological Organization, and that is what the Okanagan could be in for.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 11:34 pm
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