Publication Date May 16, 2023 | Axios

Pacific Northwest Heat Wave Shatters Records

Pacific Northwest, US

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Article Excerpt: 

Michael Wehner, a climate scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, told Axios that it is unusual to have another significant, record-breaking heat event so soon, in virtually the same region, as the June 2021 event.

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