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India : Heat Wave : 2010/04/18
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Duration 2010/04/18
Country
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District
India
Name Heat Wave
Outline A severe heat wave sweeping India, with temperatures of almost 44 C (111 F), the highest in 52 years, has killed at least 80 people.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • Reuters AlertNet 2010/04/18
    Summer temperatures have been 4-6 degrees Celsius above normal over most parts of northern and central India since March, weather officials said.