(ANSA) – ROME, JUN 23 – Charon’s African heat wave has just begun with the first 44 ° C in Sardinia and temperatures are expected to increase further over the weekend.
Locally, due to some storms in transit, in the North the maximums are undergoing slight and temporary decreases, but on the other hand the relative humidity and therefore the heat increase. Charon will also come back to the North from the weekend and the worst will come early next week: 40 ° C in the shade everywhere, from the South to the Center and also on the Po Valley, which from muggy will become oppressive. These are the forecasts of Andrea Garbinato, Editor of the website www.iLMeteo.it. according to which we will rise over 13/15 ° C above the average. “The Earth – he says – is becoming as hot as Venus. The drought of these days is a confirmation of this: 40% of agricultural land in the north is in a state of severe water difficulty. However, it should be remembered that this drought arises from the year without Winter : 2022 saw very hot temperatures, very little snow and values of 3/4 ° C higher than in 2003 “.
In detail – Thursday 23. In the north: at times very cloudy, strong thunderstorms in Lombardy and also possible in the rest of the regions. Center: often very cloudy sky, some thunderstorms in Tuscany. In the south: hot with first peaks over 40 ° C.
– Friday 24. In the north: sunny and very muggy, thunderstorms in the Alps and Prealps, very strong in Lombardy. In the center: warm, but sometimes cloudy skies. In the south: unbearable heat, first peaks over 42 ° C.
– Saturday 25. In the north: sunny and muggy. Middle: good and warm weather. In the south: sunny and warm.
Trend. Charon inflames the center-south with peaks up to 43-44 ° C, heat in the north; the super heat could last until early July. (HANDLE).