Climate: What is a heat dome and how does it cause extreme heat?

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Climate: What is a heat dome and how does it cause extreme heat?” – below is their description.

The same cause of the heatwave in parts of Canada, a heat dome, is now part of the raging wildfires in Turkey and other nations in Europe.

Sky’s Thomas Moore explains how the pressure built up over days and the concern of what’s ahead until the dome breaks.

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