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Study Details Extreme Heat Belt from Illinois to Texas

Clip: 08/23/2022 | 7m 30s | Video has closed captioning.

Illinois will soon be part of a cluster of states in an extreme heat belt. That's according to a recent study that finds a quarter of land in the U.S. is at risk of the most extreme levels of heat exposure, that's temperatures exceeding a 125-degree heat index.

Aired: 08/23/22

Rating: NR

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