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Korea under heatwave with tropical nights Updated: 2018-07-12 18:14:13 KST

Now we turn to our Michelle Park at the weather center for the latest updates. Michelle, I hear the heat wave is in full swing.

Daniel the heat stroke has become a problem with the hot weather sweeping the nation. More areas have been put on alert, while the southern region where it's hotter those alerts have been strengthened to warnings.

The high humidity is playing a big part in making conditions worse. And tomorrow, it's only expected to get hotter. As for cities near Korea, like Beijing, it looks like it'll be a bit cooler tomorrow but with few thunderstorms.

More and more regions are having tropical nights, which is when the night time temps don't get below 25 degrees Celsius. Seoul just falls below at 24 degrees while the southern regions are at 25.

Into the day tomorrow, Seoul gets sunnier at 32, Gwangju and Daegu hit 34 and 36 degrees.

This weekend will be hotter than ever, and tropical nights are going to be more frequent.

I'll leave you with the weather conditions around the world.
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