People on the beach and in the sea in Portixol near Palma October 11.
In a few hours, the fire has spread to over 300 hectares and there are many secondary fires.
This is the third heatwave of the summer in Spain.
The intense heat is forecast to intensify in the next two days and could last into August.
Yellow heat alert has been issued for parts of Mallorca for Friday.
Extreme risk of forest fires in the Balearics.
The tropical nights will continue.
The heat map issued this afternoon.
High humidity will boost the thermal sensation.
Europe, according to scientists, is the fastest warming continent on the planet.
Mass of warm air from North Africa has been pushing up temperatures.