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United States of America (the): Heat Wave: 2005/07/21 Country Information on DRR

Period 2005/07/21
Country or District United States of America (the)
Event Type Heat Wave
Outline A record heat wave has led to the deaths of 18 people in Arizona, most of them homeless, leaving officials scrambling to provide water and shelter to the city's transient population.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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CNN NEWS 2005/07/21
Heat blamed for 18 deaths in Arizona