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30 million people are under extreme heat alerts as parts of the West see record high temperatures

More than 30 million people are under excessive heat warnings in the US. Parts of the West have been facing record-breaking high temperatures for weeks. June 2021 was the hottest June ever recorded in the US, according to the NOAA. See more stories on Insider's business page. More than 30 million people are under excessive heat warnings or heat advisories as record temperatures are experienced in the West, according to the National Weather Service.Death Valley in Eastern California reached 130 degrees Fahrenheit on Friday, one of the hottest recorded temperatures on earth. Forecasters warned temperatures on Sunday could be just as ...