Summer 2022 heatwaves broke dozens of UK records

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Extreme weather warning extended to Tuesday
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Extreme weather warning extended to Tuesday

BBC News says The Met Office has extended an extreme heat weather warning for England and Wales until Tuesday, with temperatures expected to build across the UK.

Europe wilts under early June heatwave
Europe

Europe wilts under early June heatwave

France24 says Spain, France and other western European nations sweltered over the weekend under a blistering June heatwave that has sparked forest fires and concerns such early summer blasts of hot weather will now become the norm.

Pre-summer heatwave to hit France starting Wednesday
Europe

Pre-summer heatwave to hit France starting Wednesday

France24 says an early heat wave is expected to hit France this week, the state forecaster Meteo France said on Sunday, with temperatures reaching up to 38 Celsius (100 Fahrenheit) in the south.

Spain braces for heatwave of ‘extraordinary intensity’
Europe

Spain braces for heatwave of ‘extraordinary intensity’

The Guardian says Temperatures in parts of southern Spain are forecast to exceed 42C on Saturday as a heatwave of “extraordinary intensity” brings dusty skies, a heightened risk of forest fires and blistering conditions more usually seen in high summer than mid-May.

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