Indian heat wave spreads into Pakistan and the Middle East

The heat wave that has baked India has spread into Pakistan and several countries in the Middle East. Day time temperatures between 45C and 50C have been recorded in places such as Sweihan in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates, in the middle of Pakistan, and Oman. The hot air is loaded with dust that is visible by satellite.

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Travellers should seek shelter during the middle of the day when the temperature can reach dangerous levels.

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