Forecasters extend tropical weather warning

Forecasters have extended a tropical weather warning to the whole of Bohemia and the South Moravia region, with temperatures of up to 34 degrees expected in low-lying areas on Tuesday and Wednesday. The Czech Hydro-meteorological Institute also said that severe storms could hit several parts of the country on Wednesday. Temperature records have been broken at numerous weather stations in recent days and hundreds of people have been treated for heat-related health problems.