17th July 2022 Last updated at 10:18
BBC weather forecaster Ben Rich explains what is driving the ferocious heat that continues to affect many parts of Europe.
Europe heatwave: Dangerously hot weather continues
The ongoing effect of temperatures in excess of 40C in parts of Europe is causing health warnings, and driving fire and drought problems. Nick Miller explains.
NHS facing surge in demand as temperatures soar
People are being urged to stay hydrated and look out for vulnerable people as the heat builds.
Heatwaves: All you need to know
Matt Taylor explains exactly what defines a heatwave in the UK.
How do UK weather warnings work?
BBC Weather carries National Severe Weather Warnings which are issued by the Met Office. But how does the warning system work?
Dozens of people unaccounted for in Virginia floods
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In photos: Heavy rains bring chaos to India state
Photos show waterlogged streets and overflowing dams and rivers across Gujarat state.