heatwave


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heatwave

(ˈhiːtˌweɪv)
n
1. (Physical Geography) a continuous spell of abnormally hot weather
2. (Physical Geography) (not in technical use) an extensive slow-moving air mass at a relatively high temperature
Translations
ola de calor
helleaaltolämpöaalto
熱波酷暑

heatwave

[ˈhiːtweɪv] Nola f de calor

heatwave

[ˈhiːtweɪv] nvague f de chaleur

heatwave

[ˈhiːtˌweɪv] nondata di caldo
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The study shows that even the most optimistic - the low impact scenario - predicts both the number of heatwave days and their maximum temperature will increase for all European cities.
The study shows that even the most optimistic - the low impact scenario -- predicts both the number of heatwave days and their maximum temperature will increase for all European cities.
The study shows even the most optimistic - the low impact scenario - predicts both the number of heatwave days and their maximum temperature will increase for all European cities.
KARACHI -- Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) forecast another heatwave for Karachi from Thursday to Sunday.
KARACHI -- On the directives of Commissioner Karachi, Ejaz Ahmed Khan, steps have been taken to protect people from the harmful effects of the prevailing heatwave in the metropolis.
The new analysis by the World Weather Attribution (WWA) group also analysed the particular "Lucifer" heatwave which struck south-east France, Italy and Croatia in early August and found it was made at least four times more likely by human-caused climate change.
Summary: Current heatwave in Iraq not affecting UAE as the country is near the sea
The heatwave throughout India resulted in hundreds of deaths and destroyed crops.
We are not even able to sustain a minor type of heatwave that had claimed several hundred lives of poor Karachiites the previous years.
Glyn Moore Heatwave could last until August bank holiday weekend Summers these days are rubbish.
The heatwave is expected to continue until next week, the meteorological service said on Thursday, though temperatures will drop slightly in the next few days.