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  1. Dr Rob Vertessy, Director, Bureau of MeteorologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | ABC News

    The Bureau of Meteorology brings us heat wave and tsunami warnings, bush fire monitoring, climate research, space weather and increasingly detailed, accurate weather forecasts. Meet the man overseeing the transformations at the BOM.

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  2. Capping global warming at 2 degrees Celsius not enough to protect...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Summit County Voice

    ... infections, and excess deaths during heat waves, of which 10,000 have already been attributed to the 2010 Russian heat wave. Tschakert said: "Using a figure for average global warming may indeed be the most convenient and compelling means to discuss ...

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  3. Antarctica Just Got Hotter Than Has Ever Been Recorded, TwiceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    According to the weather blog Weather Underground , on Tuesday, March 24, the temperature in Antarctica rose to 63.5A F - a record for the polar continent. Part of a longer heat wave, the record high came just a day after the previous record was set at 63.3A F. Tuesday's temperature was taken at the Argentina's Esperanza Base, located near the northern tip of the Antarctic Peninsula.

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  4. March heat shatters records in bone-dry Los AngelesRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Angela Robles, 3, enjoys a water shooting fountain at Victoria Gardens on a hot afternoon in Rancho Cucamonga. A paddle boarder glides across the calm waters of Dana Point Harbor during second day of the heat wave.

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  5. Heat Wave to Stick Around Another DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    The second day of a two-day hot spell that settled over the Southland due to a high pressure system will continue today as temperatures are predicted to remain above normal, but will be slightly cooler than previously expected, the National Weather Service said. "The upper-level ridge responsible for the very warm conditions is just about right over the forecast area but will shift eastward the next couple of days," according to the NWS in Oxnard.

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  6. Antarctica may have set its highest temperature ever recorded TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... Peninsula," Weather Underground bloggers Jeff Masters and Bob Henson write . "Prior to this week's remarkable heat wave, the hottest known temperature in Antarctica was the 62.6A F (17.0A C) recorded at Esperanza Base in October 1976." This record ...

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  7. After mini-heat wave, cooler weekend ahead in Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Los Angeles Times

    The sun rises on commuters in the San Fernando Valley on Friday morning. Hot temperatures are predicted again for the Southland.

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  8. Friday March 27, Our World In PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... under a roadside public water supply tap on a hot afternoon in the eastern Indian city of Bhubaneswar on Friday. Heat wave conditions prevailed as temperature rises in costal parts of eastern India. Maggie Jones, executive director of the Denison ...

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  9. FEMA Tells Oklahoma to Do the Impossible ... Or ElseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cato Institute

    ... more frequent they become, the fewer people die. And when they do die, as they tragically did in the 1995 Chicago heat wave disaster, the political process takes a licking and the public demands adaptive responses such as cooling centers and ...

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  10. Swimmers Warmed of Dangerous Surf as Heat Wave Grips SoCalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NBC Los Angeles

    Swimmers hoping to take advantage of the heat wave gripping Southern California have been warned to take extra care due to strong currents People hoping to take advantage of the heat wave gripping Southern California have been warned to take extra care at the beaches due to due to dangerous currents. Huge numbers are expected to flock to the coastline over the weekend as temperatures soar due to a high pressure system.

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  11. Record highs expected today in Southern California; Woodland Hills was 93 on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pasadena Star-News

    ... said weather specialist Stuart Seto. That's because the record high for today was as high as 98 degrees during a heat wave in 1988, he said. Daytime temperatures on Saturday will range from the high 70s to mid-80s, the weather service said, and ...

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  12. 2 C climate change target 'utterly inadequate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | EurekAlert!

    ... infections, and excess deaths during heat waves, of which 10,000 have already been attributed to the 2010 Russian heat wave. In addition to heat waves, science participants in the dialogue said that extreme events such as floods and hurricanes were ...

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  13. Record highs expected Friday in Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... said weather specialist Stuart Seto. That's because the record high for today was as high as 98 degrees during a heat wave in 1988, he said. Daytime temperatures on Saturday will range from the high 70s to mid-80s, the weather service said, and ...

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  14. Thoughts on the Run: Here's an All-American quizRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Inside Bay Area

    ... to my mind at the moment: Nick Cabral, Mario Mariani, Gary Hess and Mo Millet. On the way up from Fresno, a July heat wave caused our Chevy carryall to begin overheating. The needle on the temperature gauge was close to the top when, to our relief, ...

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  15. Heat wave: We're 15 to 20 degrees above averageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | 10News

    It's heating up out there and it looks like we'll be breaking some records today. Although it won't be official until a climate report is issued later today, it appears Chula Vista and Oceanside had already reached their records before noon.

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  16. Wendi's WordRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Lake Orion Review

    Do I dare say it? Is spring here? Alright so the temperature only hit above 40 degrees on Sunday but it's a heat wave in Michigan. And what a beautiful heat wave indeed - the day started great with sunshine, the smell of spring was in the air, birds were chirping in the morning.

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  17. Battle against climate change is this generation's WWIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Los Angeles Times

    ... 8 p.m. on April 27, 2014. But April 27 was a Sunday, not a weekday. Furthermore, April 27 was the beginning of a heat wave. Anyone who has reviewed data from the state knows that during weekdays, which is 70% of the time, peak daily consumption ...

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  18. Hook, line and sinkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Lumina News

    ... mid-to-upper 50s. Johnnie Mercer's Pier even reported a reading of almost 60 degrees one day last week during the "heat wave." April is normally a month that gets anglers excited, as it is the first month they can actually start planning a strategy ...

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  19. Another Early-Season Heat WaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | AccuWeather.com

    Snowpack is at record low levels, rainfall has been meager, and Central and Southern California are in store for yet another heat wave with temperatures more representative of summer than the first week of spring. Another large 500 mb ridge combined with offshore pressure gradient combine to produce abundant sunshine with high temperatures 20 to 25 degrees above normal for the time of year Thursday and Friday.

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  20. Chilly first quarter foretells familiar economic rebound for U.S. and CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Globe and Mail

    ... weather almost certainly put a chill on first-quarter economic activity, but that could clear the way for a heat wave of growth in the next couple of quarters - just as it did last year. Oil pumps work at sunset on Sept. 11, 2013, in the desert oil ...

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