In this image taken on June 15, 2019 small pieces of ice float in the water in Nuuk Fjord, Greenland.
Keith Virgo/AP Photo
August 01, 2019 - 12:13 pm
By David Rising, Associated Press Writer BERLIN (AP) — The heat wave that smashed high temperature records in five European countries a week ago is now over Greenland, accelerating the melting of the island's ice sheet and causing massive ice loss in the Arctic. Greenland, the world's largest...
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Code Blue
KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
January 21, 2019 - 4:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With sub-freezing temperatures lingering until midweek, county and city officials throughout the Delaware Valley have issued Code Blue warnings. The cold snap is all hands on deck. There are about a dozen nonprofit workers and volunteers scouring Philadelphia,...
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Dilworth Park
Courtesy of Paul Gluck
August 29, 2018 - 8:54 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A heat advisory is in effect until 8 p.m. Wednesday. Expect hot and humid conditions with hazy sunshine and a high of 97 degrees, with a heat index of up to 105 degrees. Overnight, partly cloudy skies, warm and humid, wiht a low of 77 degrees. On Thursday, mostly...
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Doctor John Russell, Abington-Jefferson Health's family medicine residency director
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Tim Jimenez
June 18, 2018 - 7:46 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With temperatures soaring Monday, conditions could be dangerous if you're not careful, says Dr. John Russell, Abington-Jefferson Health's family medicine residency director. "Certainly, people can have the spectrum from anywhere from heat cramps to heat exhaustion to...
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High temperatures
John McDevitt
April 27, 2018 - 1:23 pm
The Farmer's Almanac has been a source for long-range weather forecasts for 200 years. What is it predicting for the region this summer? "It will be one of those 'keep the lemonade coming' kind of summers, because it's going to be hot and it will be steamy," said Peter Geiger, the current editor of...
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