Europe’s heatwave consistent with climate change, more to come – U.N.

FILE PHOTO: People cool off in a fountain in Nice during a heatwave that has enveloped much of France, June 27, 2019. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard/File Photo

GENEVA (Reuters) – This year is on track to be among the hottest ever and that would make 2015-2019 the world’s hottest five-year period on record, the World Meteorological Organization said on Friday. It is too soon to definitely attribute Europe’s current blistering heatwave to climate change but it is “absolutely consistent” with extremes linked […]

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