Blogs Heat

Image of the Day: Freshwater Woes for Scenic Malta

  • Published: Aug 9th, 2012

The magnificent country of Malta may be in for freshwater scarcity, warns the European Environmental Agency.

Oklahoma Is OK if You Like Sizzling Temperatures

  • Published: Aug 3rd, 2012

Sizzling heat continues to affect Oklahoma with near-record heat and temperatures propelled by extreme drought conditions.

Oklahoma City Tops Out at 112, Misses Mark by 1 Degree

  • Published: Aug 2nd, 2012

Oklahoma City may set an all-time high temperature record, after sweating through the warmest day since 1936.

Cities Across U.S. Bore Brunt of Record-Setting July Heat

  • Published: Aug 1st, 2012

Preliminary climate data shows that July was one of the hottest months on record, from Denver to D.C.

Image of the Day: Who Says Lightning Can’t Strike Twice?

  • Published: Aug 1st, 2012

During thunderstorm that lasted only 30 minutes in Toronto, lightning struck the iconic CN Tower – more than once.

Stubborn 2012 Heat Wave Roasts Eight States

  • Published: Jul 31st, 2012

Dangerous heat is scorching a region from Kansas to Mississippi, with all-time temperature records in jeopardy.

Extreme Heat Continues to Plague South Central States

  • Published: Jul 30th, 2012

High temperatures are soaring into the triple digits from Oklahoma to Arkansas, as the record warm summer of 2012 drags on.

Image of the Day: Fires Fiercely Plow Through Portugal

  • Published: Jul 28th, 2012

Hot and dry weather in Portugal has fed wildfires. Fires are now 'under control' on the island of Madeira.