Ultimate Race Test at Pettit National Ice Center

MILWAUKEE – Imagine running for six consecutive days. I guess it’s shorter than a full week. But imagine no more, because an event at the Pettit National Ice Center puts ultra marathon runners to the ultimate test. Lance Allan of…

What is a “heat dome” and why does it suffocate the tri-state? – CBS New York

by Justin Lewis, CBS2 meteorologist A thermal dome is a considerably large geographic area under the influence of high pressures in which excessively hot and humid conditions persist. READ MORE: Electric atmosphere welcomes ‘The Lion King’, ‘Wicked’, ‘Hamilton’ and more…

Heat Dome Blankets New York, but it’s different from those plaguing the West

Damn, it’s hot outside. Thermometers at LaGuardia Airport reported a second consecutive day of temperatures in the 90s, with another scheduled for Friday. For New Yorkers wondering why, there are only five words: thermal dome and climate change. A heat…

The dome set up over the shrine of Oklahoma’s martyr, Blessed Stanley Rother

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Construction continues on a shrine for a beloved Oklahoma priest who was killed in Guatemala. Blessed Stanley Rother is well known in the Catholic community for his missionary work in Guatemala. Blessed Stanley Rother Rother started…

For the 1st time, the main dome of the Taj Mahal receives a mud pack for 6 months | Agra News

AGRA: Hundreds of workers will climb the scaffolding again, this time to reach the top of the Taj Mahal, as they will apply mud compresses to the huge main dome of the mausoleum to restore it to its original pearly…

Visual flaws of the Heat Dome blanket

Heat wave which swept across the Pacific Northwest and western Canada in late June was an extraordinary disaster. A mass of high-pressure air over the area trapped heat there, creating a “heat dome,” a term that recurred in media coverage….

Another consequence of the thermal dome of the Northwest? Lake crust

If you’ve been to a lake or pond recently, you may have noticed a rust-colored oily coating on the water. It could be an overgrowth of toxic algae. The state’s ecology department said it is currently testing samples from at…

What is a heated dome?

If you think this summer has been extremely hot, you are not mistaken. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the United States is being blanketed in sweltering temperatures, once again. CNBC reports that a thermal dome is…

Thermal dome dominates US weather as “derecho” threat looms in Midwest

The latest in a series of relentless heatwaves on Wednesday brings dangerously warm temperatures to the central United States and will contribute to a violent outbreak of thunderstorms in the upper Midwest. The heat will spread towards the end of…

“Heat Dome” to cover the United States this week; how to stay safe in extreme heat – KIRO 7 News Seattle

A wide swath of the United States will experience extreme heat in the coming days as the humid weather will be “trapped” under a dome of high pressure, preventing it from moving. >> Read more trending news The heat wave…