TITLE

HOT AND DRY

PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
DK Guide to Weather;2004, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Information on extreme hot weather from a chapter of the book "DK Guide to Weather," is presented. It relates how too much heat and too humid air can result to heatstroke. It explains the role of extreme heat in producing mirages. It discusses heat waves and the number of people who died due to the heat waves that hit the U.S. in July 1996.
ACCESSION #
43663138

 

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