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Category: High Temperatures
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Southern California sizzles on in triple-digit heat 21.6.2008 LA Times: Top News
Heat wave bakes Southern Calif. 21.6.2008 MSNBC

Wilfredo Aguilar wipes sweat from his forehead as he takes a break from painting a building under the hot sun on Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles, Thursday, June 19, 2008. Southern California roasted Thursday in a record-breaking, end-of-spring heat wave that sent temperatures soaring past 100 degrees in many areas, posing hazards for anyone who ventured outside. Southern Californians were well aware that Friday was the start of summer, as a heat wave blasted temperatures up into the 90s and 100s.


End-of-spring heat wave blisters much of Southern California, raises risk of wildfires 20.6.2008 Star Tribune: Nation
Scientists: Mars lander exposed ice 20.6.2008 Seattle Times: Nation & World
Scientists think NASA's Phoenix Mars lander exposed bits of ice while recently digging a trench in the soil of the Martian arctic, the mission's...
Dot Earth: Federal Report Links Warming to Climate Extremes 20.6.2008 NY Times: Science
A new federal report sees more harmful climate extremes accompanying a warming climate.

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Southern California blisters in record heat wave 19.6.2008 SFGate: Top Stories
Southern California roasted Thursday in a record-breaking, end-of-spring heat wave that sent temperatures soaring past 100 degrees in many areas, posing hazards for anyone who ventured outside. Temperatures were expected to climb to new highs Thursday and... ...
Southern California blisters in record heat wave 19.6.2008 Seattle Times: Nation & World
Southern California roasted Thursday in a record-breaking, end-of-spring heat wave that sent temperatures soaring past 100 degrees in many areas, posing hazards for anyone who ventured outside.
Heat wave's death toll passes 30; 15 in Philly 13.6.2008 Boston Globe: Latest
Deaths blamed on the East Coast's recent heat wave climbed past 30 Thursday with various coroner's reports, and 15 of the deaths were in Philadelphia alone.
Heat wave blamed for deaths of elderly R.I. couple 13.6.2008 Boston Globe: Rhode Island
Medical authorities suspect a record-setting heat wave may have killed an elderly Central Falls couple found in their sweltering apartment.
17 deaths tied to East Coast heat 12.6.2008 MSNBC

Children wait at the Swann Memorial Fountain at Logan Square for permission to cool off in the water, in Philadelphia, Wednesday, June 11, 2008. Temperatures reached 100 degrees Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service. The heat wave that gripped the East Coast over the weekend and into Tuesday claimed the lives of 17 people, and most of the victims were elderly.


East Coast heat wave claims 17 lives, most elderly 12.6.2008 Seattle Times: Nation & World
The East Coast heat wave has claimed the lives of 17 people, and most of the victims were elderly.
Storm breaks NH heat wave, drops trees, knocks out power 11.6.2008 Boston Globe: New Hampshire
Severe thunderstorms broke New Hampshire's heat wave during the night, but also dropped trees and knocked out power to thousands.
Sandbags save town 11.6.2008 CNN: Top Stories
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Region anticipates a heat wave goodbye 11.6.2008 Boston Globe: Latest
Temperatures across Massachusetts soared above 90 degrees for the fourth straight day yesterday, breaking records in some areas, but a cold front is expected to help the region cool off today.
Sandbagged levee holds in Cedar Falls, Iowa, and protects downtown from raging river 11.6.2008 Star Tribune: Nation
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Sandbags save Iowa city's downtown but rain looms 11.6.2008 Houston Chronicle: Nation
Cedar Falls Mayor Jon Crews said a levee breach along the Cedar River would cause a mandatory evacuation of downtown.
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Rising waters in Plains inundate bridge, farmland 11.6.2008 Boston Globe: Latest
Rising rivers wiped out an Iowa railroad bridge Tuesday, flooded Illinois farmland and forced residents along the Mississippi River to prepare for what could be the worst flooding in 15 years.
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Floods, heat waves and fires across U.S. 11.6.2008 Seattle Times: Top stories
While states in the Midwest battled with the effects of drenching thunderstorms and flooding, residents on the East Coast dealt with another...
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Rising waters in Plains inundate bridge, farmland 11.6.2008 Seattle Times: Top stories
Rising rivers wiped out an Iowa railroad bridge Tuesday, flooded Illinois farmland and forced residents along the Mississippi River to prepare for what could be the worst flooding in 15 years.
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Region anticipates a heat wave goodbye 11.6.2008 Boston Globe: Massachusetts
Temperatures across Massachusetts soared above 90 degrees for the fourth straight day yesterday, breaking records in some areas, but a cold front is expected to help the region cool off today.
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