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Washington Braces For Heat Wave

The National Weather Service on Thursday issued excessive heat watches for the greater Puget Sound region, interior parts of southwest Washington as well as northwest Oregon.

CBS Seattle–06/25/2015

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Northwest Heat Wave Forecast Through Weekend

The Weather Service says a Northwest heat wave will last into the middle of next week

CBS Seattle–07/11/2014

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Wildfire Threatens Homes In Chelan County

A new wildfire in central Washington has burned about 5,000 acres, or nearly 8 square miles, of brush and grass in Chelan County

CBS Seattle–07/09/2014

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Heat Wave Expected In Washington

Temperatures this weekend expected in the 80s to lower 90s in Western Washington and 90s to triple digits in Eastern Washington.

CBS Seattle–07/09/2014

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Body Found On Phoenix Mountain Tentatively ID’d As Missing Seattle Hiker

A body found near the top of a Phoenix mountain has been tentatively identified by police as a 23-year-old Seattle man who went missing after going on a weekend hike

CBS Seattle–06/04/2014

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Search Continues For Seattle Man Missing On Arizona Hike

The ground search for Eric Fernandes resumed Tuesday on Camelback after it was suspended Monday because of 110-degree temperatures

CBS Seattle–06/03/2014

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Triple-Digit High Temps In Eastern Washington

The National Weather Service says the heat wave continues in Eastern Washington with triple-digit highs forecast again Tuesday, but the heat is starting to ease in Western Washington.

CBS Seattle–07/02/2013

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Record High Temperature Forecast For Seattle

A record high temperature is forecast for Seattle Monday as the heat wave peaks in Washington. The National Weather Service says cooler marine air will be moving into the state by the Fourth of July.

CBS Seattle–07/01/2013

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More Hot Weather on the Way

SEATTLE (AP/CBS Seattle) — Keep your fans and air conditioners up and running. Ninety-degree temperatures will return to our region on Thursday and Friday, according to the National Weather Service. Forecasters say a high pressure system […]

CBS Seattle–08/13/2012

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Weekend Drownings As Washingtonians Escape Heat Wave

Cooling off with a swim during Western Washington’s recent heat wave has proven deadly for at least three people.