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Inland Northwest sees record temperatures Monday

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Record-breaking heat was felt all across the Inland Northwest on Monday. Record-breaking heat was felt all across the Inland Northwest on Monday.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Well our weather folks have been forecasting hot temperatures since last week, and it seems we may have seen the hottest temperatures yet out there this afternoon. Several locations in the Inland Northwest broke high temperature records today!

A quick note: When we say an area broke a high temperature record, that means that it was the warmest high temperature recorded on this date! So all of these records are for the warmest June 8th since weather data was recorded. Take a look below for the preliminary record breakers for June 8th (this list could grow as more numbers are reported).

Ephrata New Record: 102° Old Record: 91° (2003)

Wenatchee New Record: 102° Old Record: 98° (1948)

Moses Lake New Record: 101° Old Record: 96 (1948)

Lewiston New Record: 100° Old Record: 96 (1903)

Omak New Record: 100° Old Record: 96 (1931)

Lind New Record: 98° Old Record: 95 (1977)

Winthrop New Record: 97° Old Record: 96 (1977)

Colville New Record: 97° Old Record: 94 (1948)

Spokane International New Record: 96° Old Record: 91 (1931)

Grand Coulee Dam New Record: 96° Old Record: 94 (1977)

Pullman New Record: 91° Old Record: 85 (1977)

Sandpoint New Record: 90° Old Record: 86 (1948)

Now if you're not a fan of the warm weather, Blake Jensen says not to worry. This warm pattern will break-down somewhat by the end of the week, dropping our temperatures back into the 70s by this coming Saturday!

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