Bulgaria: Heat wave triggers Code Red warning for July 1 2017

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In Bulgaria, a total of 17 districts were under a Code Red dangerous weather warning on July 1 2017 because of excessive heat. Up to 44 degrees Celsius were forecast for Gabrovo, Haskovo, Lovech, Montana, Pazardjik, Pleven, Plovdiv, Razgrad, Rousse, Shoumen, Silistra, Sliven, Stara Zagora, Turgovishte, Veliko Turnovo, Vratsa and Yambol.

A Code Orange warning was in place for the rest of Bulgaria, for the districts of Blagoevgrad, Kyustendil, Smolyan, Bourgas, Pernik, Sofia (district and city), Vidin, Dobrich, Kurdzhali and Varna.

Meteorologists now expect slightly lower temperatures on Sunday. On Monday, temperatures are supposed to slump substantially.

 

 

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