Rescue teams and firefighters Australian working in emergency mode due to warnings of meteorologists to raise the temperature to +40 ° C and over almost the entire territory of the country. Heat wave has reached the northern edge of the southern continent, the heat is also noted in the south of the state of the Northern Territory.
Forecasters do not doubt that in the coming days, the temperature in the north-west of South Australia in Tarkuly can rise to +46 ° C. Next week, the temperature jump is possible to +47 ° C. In Adelaide to establish a sufficiently hot weather and will be at least +41 ° C for several days. Even in the northern part of the state of Victoria over the weekend will hold heat up to +40 ° C.
Heatwave also touches on. Tasmania, New South Wales and Queensland, and it will last about a week. Higher temperatures will be observed almost everywhere in the continent. Such intense heat and lack of rainfall creates a situation where the risk of occurrence of fires. Another caveat is the weather forecasters predict not one, but several of heat waves during the 2013 season, due to the departure of the La Niña effect in April 2012. On a hot summer in Australia has hinted warm weather in October and November of last year, when the daytime temperature on the thermometer installed at least +38-40 ° C.