Study: Climate Change Goosed Odds of Freakishly Hot FebruaryChicago had no snow. Oklahoma hit 99 degrees. Texas and Louisiana had their hottest February. NOAA said local weather stations broke or tied warm temperature records 11,743 times but set cold records only 418 times.
It's So Hot in New York, Manure is Bursting Into FlamesThe responding officer learned that the owners of a horse stable had been storing the manure in large piles that frequently spontaneously combusted in the excessive heat and dry conditions.
OSHA: Heat Blamed in Landscaper's Death in MissouriOSHA says the worker's core body temperature exceeded 108 degrees, and he died the next day at a hospital.
City Staff Checks Well-Being of At-Risk Residents During HeatSt. Louis city staff will be checking on at-risk residents during the heat.
Central US Braces for 'Heat Dome;' Heat Indexes to Top 100The high pressure system, sometimes called a ``heat dome,'' will push conditions to their hottest point so far this summer, though record hot temperatures aren't expected, according to the NWS.
St. Louis County Reports 2nd Heat-Related DeathA 90-year-old woman was found dead in her home by her daughter last week.
Extreme Heat Week Brings Triple-Digit TempsThe extended forecast calls for highs between 107 and 115 degrees through Saturday.
No Break in Summer HeatIt's advised to stay out of direct sunlight & keep hydrated, this week
It Was A Warm June in St. LouisNational Weather Service says average high was 91 degrees.
St. Louis Heat May Reach 100-Plus Degrees TodayThrough the end of this week and into the weekend, St. Louis will still be boiling.
About 3,000 Still Without Power in St. Louis AreaThe National Weather Service says scattered thunderstorms were possible Tuesday afternoon, although no severe weather was expected.
St. Louis Suffers Extreme HeatAccuWeather Meteorologist Dean DeVore says the St. Louis area will feel "brutal" heat from morning to evening Tuesday.