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Extreme heat warnings in effect in 28 states across US

Added 07-21-22 03:09:01pm EST - “100 million Americans are enduring searing temperatures as Biden declines to announce a climate emergency” - Theguardian.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Theguardian.com: “Extreme heat warnings in effect in 28 states across US”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

100 million Americans are enduring searing temperatures as Biden declines to announce a climate emergency

The National Weather Service has warned that extreme heat will affect more than 100 million people in the US this week, with triple-digit temperatures in some states and broken temperature records in many areas across the country.

“Above-normal temperatures will continue to prevail across much of the US through the end of the week, with a significant portion of the population remaining under heat-related advisories and warnings,” the agency said.

Heat warnings and advisories have been put in place for 28 states, with central and southern states facing the brunt of the scorching heat.

Emergency medical services in Tulsa, Oklahoma, have reported an increase in heat-related emergency calls this year. The city’s Emergency Medical Services Authority said it has received nearly 250 calls this year, a number typically reached later in the summer.

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