Meteorologists issue heatwave warning

Meteorologists have warned of an upcoming heatwave with temperatures exceeding 31 degrees Celsius which is expected to hit the country on Wednesday. The warning applies to most regions with the exception of South Bohemia, Vysočina and the Krkonoše Mountains.

People have been warned to stay out of the sun, increase their intake of fluids, and reduce consumption of alcohol. The authorities have also issued a high fire risk warning for all the areas in question.

Author: Ruth Fraňková