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Excessive Heat Continues in the Southwest on Monday

A cold front will bring relief to the Pacific Northwest on Monday, but the Southwest will see above average temperatures again. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for many locations through Monday evening. The hottest temperatures will be in the desert as daytime high temperatures may exceed 115 degrees. Read More >

Temperatures will be mild again today, with highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. Then for the rest of the work week, highs will warm up, averaging several degrees either side of normal. Normal highs this week are in the lower to mid 80s. The best chances for thunderstorms will occur Tuesday night and Thursday night. Tuesday night's rain chances are 60 to 80 percent for many locations, with average rain amounts in the half inch to one inch range. In addition, a few severe storms are possible west of Interstate 29. Some thunderstorms may linger early Wednesday along and east of I 29, then a 40 to 60 percent chance of storms returns Thursday night.