Unusually Hot summer weather in Europe. Residents rushed to the Belgian North Sea coast, but in congested rail line was PE — sold rail joints. More than 10,000 people were in the sun. Dozens of passengers needed medical assistance.
The afternoon heat, which even before the weatherman predicted, has already pretty exhausting Muscovites. Umbrella from the sun, cold water or ice cream — each in their own struggles with the heat. Now the shade is not less than 30 degrees, the sun is much more. Plus stuffiness due to its low content of oxygen in the air.
Similarly, the abnormally hot summer starts in the past year. The capital's public utilities from today every two hours promised to water the roads with water to somehow cool the hot asphalt. Those residents of the capital, which is now at work would not be going, pulled to water. Given that one-third of the Moscow recreation areas by order Rospotrebnazora swimming is prohibited. But people are willing to swim, albeit in a dirty, but the cool water.
According to weather forecast, so hot in Moscow will hold at least until the end of the week. The situation is similar in Europe. Azores anticyclone almost completely crushed under her western and central part of the Old World. The most exhausting day of this year (31 degrees outside) British spend closer to the water. For the kingdom to its very capricious climate characterized by cool, rainy summer. But for the second year the weather violates the centuries-old British tradition.
On the other side of the English Channel — in Paris — fountains and River Seine now, perhaps, the only escape from the 40-degree heat. And the temperature continues to go up steadily, the sun is getting angrier and angrier. In a city park — hundreds sunbathers.
"I brought fruit, water, products for skin protection. But more than a few hours here remain quite dangerous," — she said.
Spaniards are willing to stretch the siesta almost the whole day. Doctors call cores and hypertension is not to be in the sun, to work less and drink more water. Local climate scientists found that the heat is increasingly becoming a cause of death. And if this trend continues, by 2040 this number will exceed deaths from cold exposure. And after 30 years, every hot summer in Europe will kill an estimated 15,000 people.
Climate change is also visible in the southern hemisphere — in Brazil. In the south, it got cold as minus 15 degrees, the snow fell, which was replaced by freezing rain.
"I like the cold, but I had never seen snow. This is so beautiful!" — Admired woman.
In Brazil, it is winter, but the snow disasters No one's ever seen.