Summer Heat to Persist in the West Coast; Flash Flooding Threat Continues in the Southwest US and Rockies

Weather in the United States indicates the persistence of summer heat in the Western US and monsoonal moisture across the Southwest US and southern parts of the Rock Mountains as of Monday, June 27, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). The weather conditions could continue in the coming days based on the latest weather … Read more

‘Dangerous Heat Wave’ to Grip the Southern US This Weekend, Excessive Heat Warnings in Place: NWS

Extreme heat continues to put several areas in Central US, the Eastern Seaboard, and Southern US into a standstill. The National Weather Service (NWS) called the weather phenomenon as a “dangerous heat wave,” paving the way for the issuance of excessive heat warnings in a number of locations, including from Georgia, Florida, and to Texas. … Read more

Heat Wave to Hit the Midwest and Southern United States Next Week, Reaching 100 Degrees Fahrenheit

Heat wave will engulf the Midwest and the Southern United States next week as temperatures could reach up to 100 degrees Fahrenheit or higher, according to the latest US weather forecast. Cities such as St. Louis, Missouri; Chicago, Illinois; and Raleigh, North Carolina are one of the areas most at risk from scorching temperatures. US … Read more

Heat Dome to Put Millions of People Under High Temperatures Across the United States

A heat dome has been forecast to bring scorching temperatures across the Central United States in the coming week, according to US meteorologists. The heat wave is expected to move into the East Coast in the coming days, while residents are still recovering from recent record-breaking heat across the region and other areas nationwide. The … Read more

47 Cats Trapped and Living in a Hot Car Under Sweltering Heat Rescued in Minnesota

Cats were found trapped and alive inside a hot car under scorching temperatures at a rest stop in eastern Minnesota last week. Rescuers were able to retrieve 47 cats and their owner who was responsible for forcing the cats to live with him inside the vehicle within an unspecified amount of time. There were no … Read more

Power Companies Use Heat Wave as a ‘Super Bowl’ of Energy Use as Temperatures Could Reach Over 100 Degrees Fahrenheit

Power companies across the United States are reportedly planning to use the current heat wave or heat dome blanketing the country as a “Super Bowl” of energy use. This is despite earlier warnings that high temperatures during the US summer season could spark widespread power outages, mainly due to damaged power lines and power grid … Read more

New Jersey Experiences Rare Wildfire Reaching 12,000 Acres; Road Closures Reported

A wildfire is ongoing in southern New Jersey and has grown in size as of Monday evening, June 20. The so-called Wharton State Forest fire has reached at least 12,000 acres, affecting several townships in the state, such as Hammonton, Mullica, Shamong, and Washington. Local authorities are reportedly gaining momentum in containing the New Jersey … Read more

April Heatwave 2022: IMD Issues Forecast for Extreme Heat Across India

India will experience heatwaves in multiple areas across the country in April, according to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD). Although heatwaves normally occur in India from March to June, their multi-hazard environmental repercussions are still natural hazards to monitor. Heatwave Forecast (Photo: Photo by DIBYANGSHU SARKAR / AFP via Getty Images) The IMD issued a … Read more