7 months Europe temperature to reach over 40 C Manilatimes |World
BERLIN: Europe’s record-breaking heat wave was forecast to intensify Thursday, with authorities on alert as temperatures threaten to surpass 40 degrees Celsius in some regions. The stifling heat has prompted traffic restrictions in France, sparked forest fires in Spain and fanned debate in Germany over public nudity as sweltering residents stripped off. Meteorologists blame a blast of hot air from northern Africa for the heat this week, which has already set new records in Europe for June. AFP Advertisements Advertisements Advertisements ... more