l.a.’s not just sizzling, it’s sultry: why california’s july heat wave is so weird

L.A.’s Not Just Sizzling, It’s Sultry: Why California’s July Heat Wave Is So Weird

“This has been an extraordinary heat wave,” said UCLA‘s climate scientist Daniel Swain in Scientific American. Not only were the high temperatures extraordinary in California for the July heat wave, the time of the year, high temperatures moving into the night, and humidity levels were as well.