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California"s deadly heat wave

California. Legislature. Senate. Committee on Governmental Organization.

California"s deadly heat wave

evaluation of government"s response : direction for the future

by California. Legislature. Senate. Committee on Governmental Organization.

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Published by Senate Publications & Flags in Sacramento, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heat waves (Meteorology) -- California,
  • Heat waves (Meteorology) -- Safety measures -- Government policy -- California,
  • Natural disasters -- Government policy -- California

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCalifornia Legislature, Senate Committee on Governmental Organization.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC981.8.A5 C35 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16315439M
    LC Control Number2007414358

      A handful of deadly heat episodes have made headlines in recent decades, including the European heat wave that was blamed fore more t deaths; the heat wave in Russia that.   A study released earlier this week estimates that deadly heat waves will become more common across much of the planet. Today, about 30 percent of the world's population is exposed to life.

    California heat wave turns deadly. Share Shares Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: PM PDT Lauren Seaver News Anchor While the warmer weather may be fun Author: Lauren Seaver.   The heat wave, caused by a ridge of high pressure over the area, kept temperatures 5 to 15 degrees above normal for the season, Hoxsie said. Los Angeles County designated dozens of libraries.

    Thousands of cattle have died in California as a heat wave continues to bake the state. California's Central Valley has dealt with two bouts of prolonged triple-digit heat since mid-June Author: Ada Carr.   The study notes well-documented heat waves, including a five-day stretch that claimed hundreds of lives in Chicago in , the European heat wave in that saw tens of thousands of heat.


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