Extreme heat warning for Valencia and Alicante  issued by AEMET

Extreme heat warning for Valencia and Alicante issued by AEMET

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An extreme heat warning has been issued by Spain’s Meteorological Agency for parts of the Valencia and Alicante regions.

The warning issued on Tuesday, September 6 covers the period 1 pm through to 7 pm on Wednesday, September 7.

Temperatures in excess of 36 degrees are expected for this period in the southern and coastal regions of Alicante and in the southern and northern coastal regions of Valencia.

Escaping the extreme heat is La Marina Alta and the interior, as well as the province of Castellon.

AEMET have warned residents to take the necessary precautions to protect themselves from the extreme heat, with successive heatwaves having already caused excessive deaths due to heat exhaustion this summer.

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