Follow the oppressive heat wave: What are the districts with temperatures "very dangerous" to health?

The National Meteorological Service (SMN) issues a Red alert when temperatures can be recorded “very dangerous to health” if proper care is not taken, according to a definition of that organism.

In the middle of another hot day, the SMN granted that notice this Friday for the provinces of Tucumán, Catamarca, La Rioja, San Juan, Mendoza, San Luis and La Pampa.

The organism It also established the red level for some localities in Buenos Aires, Jujuy, Córdoba, Entre Ríos, Neuquén and Río Negro.

While the heat wave continues throughout the country and this Thursday 12 provinces endured 40 degrees or more in temperature, the maximum expected for this Friday in the areas with a red level are between 41 and 43 degrees.

While, the city of Buenos Aires continues on an orange alert, with a predicted maximum of 42 degrees, as well as some localities in the provinces of Buenos Aires, Santiago del Estero, Santa Fe, Córdoba, Entre Ríos, San Luis, the south of Mendoza and the north of Neuquén.

The orange level implies that the temperatures “They can be very dangerous for health, especially for risk groups”, such as infants and children, those over 65 and people with chronic diseases.

For its part, the yellow alert applies to La Plata and the center and south of the province of Buenos Aires; Salta, Formosa, Chaco, Misiones and Corrientes, as well as in some localities of Santiago del Estero, Córdoba, Santa Fe, Entre Ríos.

For these areas, the SMN warned that the expected maximums “can be dangerous, especially for risk groups”Telam reported.

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