ALERT! Typhoon Shanshan Is Coming to Japan, Heatwave Hits Spain, France and Portugal – Global Warming to Be?

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A strong typhoon is expected to move towards Japan, the heatwave is leaving multiple people dead in Spain, France, and Portugal. See the details on Nexter.org. 

Strong typhoon in Japan

Source: NHK WORLD-JAPAN

A strong typhoon with winds and rain is expected to move towards Japan from Wednesday till Thursday. Weather sources stated that on Wednesday’s morning, Typhoon Shanshan was about 140 mi of Hachijo Island.

Shanshan brings winds of 78 mi/hr. The authorities state the typhoon will come very close to the Tokyo area from Wednesday night till Thursday morning.

Also, the Kanto region should be aware of the disruption of the commuter trains that can be caused by . “Please be fully on alert against mudslides, flooding in low-lying areas, flooding of rivers, violent winds, high waves and high tides,” the meteorological agency said.

7 dead in Spain due  to hot

Spain has been under attack of hot temperature that led to the death of 7 people. The number has increased after 40-year-old German man on the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage succumbed to heat stroke on the weekend, Spain’s Guardia Civil police force to AFP.

Unfortunately, the temperatures remained high. Tn the southeast where they were forecast to hit 40-42 C (110 F).

France

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Source: Michel Euler via PA Images

In France, temperatures increased to 37 degrees Celsius in southern France on Monday.

“You need to drink a lot, but also to eat and take salt,” Health Minister Agnes Buzyn said. “We are probably going to adapt our warnings in the coming years because this is something we haven’t been seeing until now.”

“I don’t think this heatwave will have the same consequences as the one in 2003 because we weren’t as prepared at that time,” said French Ecology Minister Segolene Royal.

Portugal

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Source: AFP/GETTY

Temperatures have peaked at 40 C, so 1,100 firefighters were asked to help in Monchique as it was shrouded in thick clouds of smoke after several houses have been evacuated with 24 people injured.

“The extreme conditions experienced around Europe can lead to losses on the fields in both quality and quantity,” a The European Association of Fruit and Vegetable Processors statement said, warning of a “severe shortage in supplies in the coming period for all vegetable crops.”


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ALERT! Typhoon Shanshan Is Coming to Japan, Heatwave Hits Spain, France and Portugal - Global Warming to Be?
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