UK Heatwave
<ul><li>Summer anticyclone </li></ul>Causes An anticyclone in summer brings warm, clear, sunny settled weather. High dayti...
Effects <ul><li>Droughts </li></ul><ul><li>Heat stroke and dehydration  </li></ul><ul><li>Low level ozone </li></ul><ul><l...
Impacts <ul><li>Traffic  </li></ul><ul><li>Road damage  </li></ul><ul><li>Over crowded beaches  </li></ul><ul><li>Barbeque...
Social + Economic + Environmental Social Families at beaches People stranded Avoiding exercise and unnecessary short car j...
Winners Loosers <ul><li>Nice weather </li></ul><ul><li>Barbeques </li></ul><ul><li>Beaches full </li></ul><ul><li>people s...
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Eliza Chandni Uk Heatwave

  1. 1. UK Heatwave
  2. 2. <ul><li>Summer anticyclone </li></ul>Causes An anticyclone in summer brings warm, clear, sunny settled weather. High daytime temperature can cause convectional rainfall in late afternoon. Clouds can form as the falling cool air mixes with smoke and pollution. At night there is rapid heat loss due to lack of sunshine. This can bring morning dew, which is water droplets on the surface.
  3. 3. Effects <ul><li>Droughts </li></ul><ul><li>Heat stroke and dehydration </li></ul><ul><li>Low level ozone </li></ul><ul><li>Smog </li></ul><ul><li>UV-light causing cancer and cataracts </li></ul><ul><li>increase in breathing problems </li></ul><ul><li>Forest fires </li></ul><ul><li>High pollen levels and fungal spores </li></ul>
  4. 4. Impacts <ul><li>Traffic </li></ul><ul><li>Road damage </li></ul><ul><li>Over crowded beaches </li></ul><ul><li>Barbeques </li></ul><ul><li>increase in children’s death </li></ul><ul><li>Water being given from helicopters </li></ul>
  5. 5. Social + Economic + Environmental Social Families at beaches People stranded Avoiding exercise and unnecessary short car journeys solvents in paint, glues and nail varnish releases chemicals in the ozone Economic Traffic jams Avoid over filling or spilling petrol tanks Drivers switch off engines if not in use Environmental droughts smog High ozone levels Temperature up to 24 c – 30 c
  6. 6. Winners Loosers <ul><li>Nice weather </li></ul><ul><li>Barbeques </li></ul><ul><li>Beaches full </li></ul><ul><li>people stranded </li></ul><ul><li>breathing difficulties </li></ul><ul><li>traffic jams </li></ul><ul><li>thirsty people </li></ul><ul><li>drowning </li></ul><ul><li>Strength of sun </li></ul><ul><li>lanes closed </li></ul><ul><li>Jumping off high rocks </li></ul>

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