HEAT WAVE COMING UP
Weather experts say sunny and very hot weather will prevail in Macedonia in the next coming days, with temperatures as high as 39 degrees.
The heat wave will come from the northern parts of Africa, covering the Balkan Peninsula and Central Europe.
Hot weather and high temperatures will prevail throughout the beginning of next week and mercury will raise up to 39 degrees in southeastern Macedonia.
Direct exposure to sun, any strenuous activities should be avoided, people should stay indoors, while outside they should wear light clothes, hat and sunglasses; less food and more liquids should be taken, while alcohol and beverages with caffeine should be avoided... These are some of the measures recommended for protection from high temperatures, the Ministry of Health announced.
The measures decreasing risks from high temperatures are recommended by the Ministry of Health and the Institute for Public Health in accordance with the Action Plan for Protection of People's Health in Heat Waves.