Heatwave to get more intense this weekend

(ANSA) – ROME, JUL 23 – Italy’s heatwave will get even hotter
and stickier this weekend with temperatures rising to the
mid-30s in Tuscany, Lazio, and Puglia, and as high as 42 in
Sardinia, the website said Friday.
But violent thunderstorms and heavy flooding will hit parts of
the north and centre.
Perugia is in red heat alert for three days starting Friday,
while an orange alert will be in force at the weekend in
Bologna, Florence, Frosinone, Rieti and Rome, the health
ministry said Friday.
Campobasso, Latina and Pescara will join the orange list on
Sunday. (ANSA).