Extreme weather across United States

with extreme weather across America as we head into the 4th of July holiday already deadly flash flooding in the Heartland Rose turned into rivers and Des Moines Iowa were local sports radio host was killed after being Swept Away in Nebraska multiple tornadoes reported this photo Cloud caught on camera near Wilcox that severe weather threat on going tonight and from the Midwest straight through the East Coast a stifling Heat Wave excessive heat warning with temperatures feeling like best scorching summer heat expected to last through the holiday ABC meteorologist Rob Marciano flash flooding seven inches of rain falling in Des Moines in just a few hours more than 180 reports of severe weather across the Midwest just the past 24 hours just eat sweltering temperatures adding fuel for those storms now exposing more than 100 million Americans too dangerous Heat 93 degrees in Chicago with the humidity feeling like 101 in Philadelphia also feeling like 100° but even hotter for the Phillies players and fans inside the stadium we always measure temperature in the shade away from buildings but on the streets in the sun I’m his hot concrete with the coordinates thermal imaging camera has temperatures over a hundred twenty degrees and then we’re just dripping sweat everywhere temperature going from 98.3 to 105 in just 30 minutes 18 children dying in hot cars so far this year alone can get so hot so quick in those cars Rob we know summer is already started but screen kit here yeah you really have to retreat to the shade even so these numbers are startling Tom take a look at some of these heat index numbers Albany New York 109 Hartford 108 and that just measured a few minutes ago Baltimore 105 in New York 102 in those numbers Google come down only because there’s some storms that are going through the area now fed by some of that heat and humidity which will hold the next several days tomorrow’s numbers will be similar to today in Wilmington and DC and New York even Albany could see some record numbers in the 19th hole Fourth of July holiday and some of these cities will be the longest stretch of heat and nearly 10 years some people have to be careful heading to July 4th Rob thank you hi everyone George Stephanopoulos here thanks for checking out the ABC News YouTube channel you like to get more videos show highlights and watch live event coverage click on the right over here to subscribe to our Channel and don’t forget to download the ABC News app for breaking news alerts thanks for watching
Heading into the Fourth of July holiday, stifling heat wave strikes the Midwest and stretches all the way to the East Coast.

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