Blistering heat wave to ramp up in central regions
Updated: 2020-07-09 06:01:54 KST
Good morning, a blistering heat wave will ramp up in the central part of the country today, parts of Gangwon-do Province including Chuncheon are under a heat wave advisory. Southern provinces could get slight relief from the heat.
In fact, monsoon rain is in store for Jeju from this afternoon, gradually spreading north. Seoul will see rain tomorrow morning. Jeju and southern coastal regions will be seeing heavy downpours until Saturday.
The monsoonal front will bring humid air along with it. And when it doesn't rain it will be quite humid. Morning lows today are kicking off similar to yesterday. Seoul and Gwangju at 22 degrees Celsius.
Expect to bask under strong UV rays during the day with Seoul and Chuncheon both getting up to a scorching 33 degrees Celsius this afternoon under intense sunshine.. take extra care in hot weather.
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