A heatwave will bring triple-digit temperatures to much of the United States this week, testing power grids and fuelling dozens of wildfires ablaze across the country.Heat alerts are in place across at least 16 states in the south, midwest and western United States, impacting over 35 million people, with temperatures as much as 20 degrees higher than average expected to challenge record highs.Once humidity is factored in, the temperature for much of the country will feel hotter than 100F (38C).The hot spell is being caused by a heat dome which is likely to settle over the US in the...
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  • Heatwave
  • Bringing
  • Temperatures
  • Triple Digit
  • Fuelling
  • Wildfires
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  • Impacting