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Heat wave in West enters Day 6 as entire state of Arizona soars to record highs

Wildfire concerns are increasing as the combination of high heat and low humidity produces flammable conditions ripe for rapid fire ignition and spread. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/weather/heat-wave-west-enters-day-6-entire-state-arizona-soars-n1271166…

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Blistering heat wave in West expands to California, wildfire dangers increase

The record-breaking heat wave roasting the West is expanding its grip on Thursday, with the focus of the triple-digit heat shifting into California — particularly…

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Long-lasting extreme heat event strains the West’s grid, could spark wildfires

A dangerous and widespread mid-June heat wave is bringing blowtorch-like heat, skyrocketing power demand, and “critical” wildfire danger to much of the West Tuesday through…

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Record Heat Worsens California’s Already Punishing Drought

Summer has begun with a sizzle in California and the rest of the West. Large swaths of the state are baking under a heat wave,…

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California’s Drought Is So Bad, Farmers Are Ripping Up Almond Trees

Farmers in California are beginning to feel the heat. As the state plunges into a worsening drought, water deliveries have drastically fallen in much of…

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California faces another drought as lake beds turn to dust – a photo essay

Water shortages and dry conditions are already affecting the state as the governor has declared an emergency in 41 of 58 counties Verdant hillsides losing…

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Water crisis deepens on California-Oregon line

Federal regulators shut off irrigation water to farmers from a critical reservoir and said they wouldn’t send extra water to dying salmon or to wildlife…

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California declares drought emergency across vast swath of state

Majority of counties now under emergency declaration as California faces extensive dry spell and dwindling water supply California has expanded a drought emergency declaration to…

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Water shortages in U.S. West likelier than previously thought

There’s a chance water levels in the two largest man-made reservoirs in the United States could dip to critically low levels by 2025. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/science/science-news/water-shortages-us-west-likelier-previously-thought-rcna120…

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Colorado — the entire state — is in the midst of a widespread drought

Every part of the Centennial State is presently under drought or abnormally dry conditions for the first time in nearly a decade. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/science/environment/colorado-entire-state-midst-widespread-drought-n1236333 Droolin’…

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Puerto Rico declares state of emergency as drought leaves 140,000 without running water

‘We are not expecting enough rain… to solve the problem we’re seeing’, meteorologist says Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/puerto-rico-drought-state-of-emergency-water-coronavirus-a9594261.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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25-Year Drought Forces States to Rescue Colorado River System

The Colorado River system provides water for around 40 million people. A 25-year drought has endangered this system, prompting seven states and Mexico to accelerate…

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Climate Change is Devastating India With Heat Waves and Water Shortages

India’s climate disasters are fueled by its governments’ resource mismanagement and fossil fuel consumption, says political economist Shouvik Chakraborty The post Climate Change is Devastating…

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