hot spell

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: spell - a spell of hot weather
while, spell, patch, piece - a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition; "he was here for a little while"; "I need to rest for a piece"; "a spell of good weather"; "a patch of bad weather"
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The month of May was an exceptionally cool one, and his secret prayers were granted; but early in June there came a record-breaking hot spell, and after that there were men wanted in the fertilizer mill.
The hot spell has come after south-easterly winds drew warm air from Europe towards the UK, bringing rising temperatures along with dry and settled weather with it as well.
The Met Office says high pressure will see parts of the Midlands, as well as the Home Counties, southwest England and south Wales, bask in a glorious hot spell.
This gives officials and conscientious CEOs enough time to reduce the harm from an impending hot spell.
Health chiefs have called on people to make sure they are properly hydrated and to check on elderly or vulnerable people to make sure they are safe during the prolonged hot spell.
During a meeting with PHA horticulture officers here on Monday, he said that recent hot spell had affected flowers and saplings at green-belts especially at Metro route.
Karachi's Chief Meteorologist Abdul Rashid confirmed that the dry, hot spell will most likely persist till after Eidul Fitr.
This metric R is then used to assess the climatological effect of RRWPs on cold and hot spell durations, by including it as a covariate in a Weibull regression model fitted to November-April cold spell durations and May-October hot spell durations at each grid point between 20[degrees]N and 70[degrees]N.
Thefts of vegetables and crops from farms and greenhouses are increasing after produce prices skyrocketed due to the long hot spell and heavy rain this summer.
Perak has sufficient water supply in three dams to meet consumer, commercial, agricultural and industrial needs, two state authorities said today amid the current hot spell.
In Kohat, heavy showers lashed Kohat and adjoining tribal districts breaking the weeklong hot spell, but also flooding the roads thanks to choked drains.
Meanwhile, the hot spell is bringing jellyfish to the North East with them washing up at Tynemouth, Tyne and Wear.