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(Studio) Heat wave across country conts., causing forest fires in Rockies, damage to crops and threats to power supplies.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Chicago, Illinois) 100 people treated for heat prostration in Minneapolis parade over wkend. Temps. and amts. of rain in Polk Cnty., Iowa, and Rockford, 11, noted. [Crop forecaster Conrad LESLIE - cites effect of heat on corn and soybeans.] Effect of heat on Chicago's commodity mkts. noted.
REPORTER: Don Webster
(NYC) Report on weather and effects in NYC. Con Ed urges electricity conservation. WCBS radio meteorologist Bob Harris predicts more of same heat and humidity.
REPORTER: Jim Kilpatrick
(Studio) New York City temperature hits 1000 today.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
- Kilpatrick, Jim;
- Mudd, Roger;
- Webster, Don
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