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West Coast Vineyards Are Under Fire Due To Smoke And Extreme Heat
Climate Change

TURNER, Ore. (AP) — The recent heat wave in the Pacific Northwest exposed the region's vineyards to record-breaking temperatures, nine months after the fields that produce world-class wine were bla…

The Governor Of Oregon Has Stated That Too Many People Have Died As A Result Of The State's Record-breaking Heat Wave.
Climate Change

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown (D) said on Sunday that too many people died in the state during the unprecedented heat wave that hit the Pacific Northwest last week, warning that the climate-change-fueled t…

Hundreds Of Deaths Have Been Reported In The Pacific Northwest And Canada As A Result Of The Heatwave.
Canada

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Many of the dead were discovered alone, in homes without air conditioning or fans; some were elderly — one as old as 97 — and one was an immigrant farm laborer whose body was d…

As Wildfire Dangers Rise, A Historic Heat Wave Blasts The Northwest.
Wildfire

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Pacific Northwest sweltered Friday and braced for even hotter weather over the weekend as a historic heat wave swept through Washington and Oregon, with temperatures in ma…

The Heat Wave In The Pacific Northwest Is Buckling Roads And Melting Power Lines.
U.S. News

This week's scorching heat is scorching the Pacific Northwest, shattering temperature records and causing damage to infrastructure in a region known for its mild climate. Portland, the state's most…

In The Pacific Northwest, A Heat Wave Kills And Sets Records.
Extreme Weather

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A dozen deaths in Washington and Oregon may have been caused by an intense heat wave that brought scorching temperatures to the Northwest and forced one power utility to impos…

Heat Records In The Pacific Northwest Are Broken As Seattle Hits 104 Degrees Fahrenheit And Portland Reaches 112 Degrees Fahrenheit.
Extreme Weather

On Sunday, temperature records were broken in the Pacific Northwest, with thermostats in some areas reaching all-time highs, and more hot days are on the way. Temperatures rose to 104 degrees in Se…