• Tornado

    On Wednesday, a powerful tornado ripped through central North Carolina for more than a dozen miles, destroying homes and injuring residents.

  • 90.5


    About 90.5 million people — 27% of the population of the contiguous U.S. — live in the areas expected to have dangerous levels of heat on Thursday.

  • Heat +


    A man died in Death Valley National Park in a possible heat-related incident after temperatures reached 121 degrees.

Key Facts Of The Day 7/20



Extreme Heat

New Reports and Data