The Slovak Hydro-meteorological Institute (SHMÚ) has issued the medium - second-level heat warning for Wednesday, June 11, in western and southern Slovakia, including Bratislava.
Temperatures may reach between 35-36 degrees Celsius in Bratislava and Trnava regions, the TASR newswire quoted the SHMÚ as saying. A first-degree warning has been issued for Nitra, Trenčín and Banská Bystrica regions where temperatures of 33-34 degrees Celsius are expected. SHMÚ also warned that such high temperatures can place an excessive burden on certain individuals and people should pay close attention to their drinking regime.
Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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11. Jun 2014 at 10:00