. It’s so hot in China, melting glaciers risk collapsing dams « JO LEE MAGAZINE

THE SYDNEY MORNING HERALD/China will suffer the return of more heatwaves over the next 10 days from east to west, with some coastal cities already on their highest alert level and inland regions warning of dam failure risks because of melting glaciers.

A sharp temperature spike was expected on the weekend, before building up into heatwaves, defined as periods of atypically hot weather of three days or more. Saturday was the day of the “big heat” in the Chinese Almanac based on the lunar calendar.

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