Don’t forget to keep yourself hydrated!
DMN reported in a statement that temperatures will range between 40 and 45 degrees Celsius.
The heatwave, according to DMN, will especially affect the regions of Errachidia, Zagora, Tata, Assa-Zag, Aousserd and Oued Eddahab in southern Morocco.
Morocco is not the only country to suffer from a heatwave as scourging temperatures have been sweeping others continents, especially Europe.
A statement from Meteo France announced on Friday that it is the first time that France has experienced a scourging heat exceeding 45 degrees Celsius.
The statement was also echoed by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
“For the first time on record, France sees a temperature above 45°C. Gallargues-le-Montueux recorded 45,9 °C, and Villevieille 45.1°C this afternoon. In France. in June,” said WMO.
For the first time on record, #France sees a temperature above 45°C. Gallargues-le-Montueux recorded 45,9 °C, and Villevieille 45.1°C this afternoon. In France. in June. @meteofrance https://t.co/EfK5t9eCBd #heatwave #climatechange pic.twitter.com/yxGlfmUtms
— WMO | OMM (@WMO) June 28, 2019
Vox reported that Italy, Switzerland, and Belgium have all issued public health warnings calling on their people to take precautions against this unprecedented heatwave.
Health organizations and experts usually advise people to keep themselves hydrated by drinking a glass of water every 20 miniatures. Limiting exposure to heat, especially for children, an effective precaution to reduce health risks during the heatwave.