It will be very hot today. 40 degrees have been reached in Südlohn. If you have any information / photos for us on this topic, please send us an email.
It’s hot and it’s getting hotter today. We blog live what is happening around the heat in Westmünsterland. The info bar is constantly updated.
Our employee Markus Gehring was in the distribution area collecting prints here and there – be it at the steam ironing station, in the field or in the quarry.
We also received letters about the heat.
15:15: Chilling on the Strönfeldsee
3pm: Heeker residents love to eat ice cream when it’s hot:
14.50: Vreden’s Omnicycle company provides heat for free, which they informed us via Facebook – via video:
14.40: This photo came to us from the Caritas Heinrich-Albertz-Haus retirement home in Ahaus. Lots of drinks, lots of ice, shade and darkened rooms for seniors and employees. The following applies: stay calm, avoid exercise and cool off – for example with a puddle of water for your feet.
14:31: In Südlohn, 40 degrees were reached at the weather station at the Sport Campus on Doornte.
13 o’clock: Break in the editorial office: The publisher donated ice cream due to the heat. Katharina Schulze Beikel brought a delicious refreshment.
Hot and cool workplaces:
12:55: Today Dieter Steinhage stands in his car in the Edeka parking lot in Ahaus shortly after noon, grilling chicken and pork knuckles. Then he closes the store – because of the heat.
Lisa Wilde irons in cleaning Queengard at Ahaus. It’s hot at just over 50 degrees – but he says copes well with the heat.
Jonas Rathmer sits on a combine – in the scorching midday sun somewhere in the Almsick field. If you think you are hot: Far from it: The driver’s cabin is air-conditioned and has chilled drinks on board.
12.30: The weather service wetter.com reports the following temperatures at 12:12: Südlohn (Niern) 33 degrees, Ahaus, Vreden, Stadtlohn, Legden and Heek 32 degrees, Vreden: all 32 degrees.
12.10: One thing is for sure: a lot is happening at the outdoor pools in the region at the moment. Here, the children cool off during the floods in Stadtlohn.
12 o’clock: Delicious ice cream in the morning – on such a day many people enjoy it. Also in Stadtlohn:
11:45: “No heat” in the office? Read what employees need to know here.
11.40: “Chilltime” is published by Ahauer “Hairdressing Team Andrea” – the salon closes at 2.30 pm according to the Facebook group “Ahauser helfen AhauserN”.
11.20: A private weather station near the Südlohn sports campus shows that the 30-degree mark was broken at 11:19.
10:28: The weather station at Sport Campus Südlohn shows 28 degrees. The online weather service wetter.de reports 29 degrees for the Ahaus.
9.55: The organizers of the Effing & Bösing Cup football tournament have postponed the match scheduled for today to Wednesday.
9.50am: The Hilgert garden center in Ahaus has announced that it will close today at 2pm due to extreme heat.