Heat Wave

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KDKA Radio Staff
July 07, 2020 - 7:19 am
High temperatures in the mid 90s are expected all week and the heat can be dangerous for animals in vehicles.
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KDKA Radio Staff
July 07, 2020 - 6:59 am
As the current heat wave continues, it puts additional stress on electrical grids and utility companies are preparing for possible power outages as a result.
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(AP Photo/Keith Virgo)
August 01, 2019 - 12:55 pm
The heat wave that smashed high temperature records in five European countries a week ago is now over Greenland, accelerating the melting of the island's ice sheet and causing massive ice loss in the Arctic.
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July 20, 2019 - 9:51 am
Saturday’s heat index values up to 102
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Jennifer Bloodworth
July 19, 2019 - 8:14 am
As the heat wave begins across the East Coast and Midwest, Lyft is offering free rides to cooling centers in impacted cities, including Pittsburgh.
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Marty Griffin and Wendy Bell
September 04, 2018 - 1:00 pm
PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) — A snow day is not an unusual event come wintertime. But closing for a heat wave....in September? With temperatures predicted to reach a high of 90 degrees, Pittsburgh Public Schools will operate on a 2-hour early release to provide relief to our students and staff...
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(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
July 23, 2018 - 5:23 am
Japan recorded its highest temperature ever Monday as a deadly heat wave continued to grip a wide swath of the country and nearby South and North Korea.
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Paul Rasmussen
July 04, 2018 - 8:56 am
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - A Heat Advisory is in effect this afternoon and evening from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Real Feel values could reach 101 with a high around 90 and dew points in the low 70s. AccuWeather's forecast here . The combination of heat and humidity may cause heat stress for people...
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Robert Suhr
June 28, 2018 - 11:01 am
The "Readers Digest" version is simple. Hot weather is coming.
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