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California"s deadly heat wave

California. Legislature. Senate. Committee on Governmental Organization.

California"s deadly heat wave

evaluation of government"s response : direction for the future

by California. Legislature. Senate. Committee on Governmental Organization.

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Published by Senate Publications & Flags in Sacramento, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heat waves (Meteorology) -- California,
  • Heat waves (Meteorology) -- Safety measures -- Government policy -- California,
  • Natural disasters -- Government policy -- California

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCalifornia Legislature, Senate Committee on Governmental Organization.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC981.8.A5 C35 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16315439M
    LC Control Number2007414358

      The heat is the result of a high-pressure system brought on by a shift in the jet stream, the high-altitude air current that dictates weather patterns. The jet .   Back to table of contents. CALIFORNIA Sweating in heat wave, customers break electricity record Published: Friday, September 1, Amid a crippling heat wave, Los Angeles residents used a.   Southern California baked Friday under a heat wave that forecasters correctly predicted would be one for the record books, with widespread triple-digit .


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