when is that metric system party meeting again?
AP – Fri, Jul 22, 2011
NEW YORK (AP) — The extreme heat that’s been roasting the eastern U.S. is only expected to get worse, and residents are bracing themselves for temperatures near and above boiling point.
Weather service heat warnings and advisories have been issued Friday from Ohio to Maine.
The high temperatures and smothering humidity will force up the heat indexes. Boston’s 99 degrees on Friday could feel like 105 degrees; Philadelphia’s 102 degrees like 114 degrees and Washington, D.C.’s 103 degrees may seem the same as a melting 116 degrees.
by the associated press, which means it passed several screens most likely. good comment fodder though:
“… Well, at least they spelled “weather” correctly.”
DH: what happens when sweat boils on your skin? sweatburn instead of sunburn?