Europe heatwave deaths: Death toll grows as giant bubble of Saharan air sweep continent

A DANGEROUS heatwave has swept across continental Europe, as at least three people die in temperatures of at least 40C in France.

At least three people have died following the arrival of a “hellish” heatwave sweeping across Europe. Temperatures are reported to have climbed above 40C in some countries including France, Spain and Germany. The dangerous heat was blown in from Africa in a so-called Saharan bubble and has triggered emergency conditions in France.

The warm air has been linked to the deaths of three swimmers at beaches in France, according to French news outlet LCI.

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source: Express

2019-06-26 21:35
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