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Europe Extreme Heat Alert

Updated on 25 June 2019

The Situation:

Intense heat is forecast across western and central Europe over the next week with peak

days on Wednesday and Thursday.

This unexpected heatwave has been caused by "a storm stalling over the Atlantic Ocean and high pressure over central and eastern Europe", according to international weather site AccuWeather.

Cities in Spain, France, Belgium, and Germany may see temperatures near or above 32-

40°C (90-104°F). Other European countries may also be affected.

Mitigation Measures to Consider:

  • Drink plenty of water

  • Stay indoors when possible

  • Avoid strenuous activities

  • Wear light clothing

  • Be mindful of heat cramps, heat exhaustion, and heat stroke

DISCLAIMER and Hold Harmless

Disclaimer: LSDS gathers information from multiple sources and offers insight and perspective to travelers. Sources cannot be validated for accuracy in every instance. Travelers assume all risk associated with their travel and are responsible for the decisions associated with travel and for their own safety. Users of this reference document agree, to hold harmless LSDS (LLC) its employees and clients associated with any risk or injury incurred during travel.


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