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Old 01-22-2020, 10:44 AM
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Originally Posted by Slow Moving Vehicle View Post
Not being a soccer fan, I'm only peripherally aware of the World Cup (though I knew it was in Qatar). But high heat and stifling humidity were a huge problem when Doha hosted the IAAF Track and Field Championships in September. Conditions were so bad that the IAAF scheduled the marathons to start at midnight. Even then, the women's race was 90 degrees and a heat index of 105. Of course, the soccer games will be in stadiums, where it's a little easier to control the climate.
We're fucked.

Facing unbearable heat, Qatar has begun to air-condition the outdoors
https://www.washingtonpost.com/graph...ning-outdoors/