Two thirds of the US is at risk from heat waves

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The National Weather Service has advised that dangerously warm temperatures are scheduled for Wednesday throughout the Central and Easter United States, with temperatures above 100 degree Celsius (approx. 38 degrees Celsius) in most hit parts of the country.

In many locations, temperatures are anticipated to stay in the 80% even when the sun falls beneath the horizon.

All those who live in the region, stretching through Iowa, Missouri and southern Illinois from the north to Central Nebraska and North Oklahoma should brace for an extended period of elevated humidity and dangerously heat.

The central and central people of central Kansas in central and southern Kansas anticipated to be high at approximately 102 degrees and about 100 in Des Moines, Iowa.

In areas of New Jersey, Delaware and Pennsylvania, excessive thermal alerts have also been published further East.

There are no dangerously elevated temperatures between Wednesdays and Fridays, warning at least 15 million individuals in the United States.

On the weekend, a thermal dome is anticipated to spread to Great Lakes and East Coast by meteorologists in the center of the nation.

Last year, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOA) reportedly reported 108 deaths due to extreme heat compared to just 30 deaths due to cold weather.

Some of the largest towns in the country can anticipate swelling.

Under an excessive heat alert Philadelphia has become the only large town on the East Coast. There are 100 degree highs predicted by meteorologists. But it’s expected that New York, Washington, D.C., and Boston will be hot with high temperatures in the 90s and up; Chicago can expect the same.

The anticipated highs of Saturday are 97 in Boston, 100 in New York and 100 in Washington. Chicago is anticipated on Friday and Saturday to see 97 degrees higher.

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