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Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Heat Wave

Since 1881, when the National Weather Service began observing temperatures in Spokane, the mercury has topped 100 degrees five times in June. If the forecast holds, Spokane will double that number by Wednesday.

News >  Pacific NW

Pacific Northwest braces for another multiday heat wave

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 11, 2021

People in the Pacific Northwest braced for another major, multiday heat wave starting Wednesday, just over a month after record-shattering hot weather killed hundreds of the region's most vulnerable people when temperatures soared to 116 degrees Fahrenheit.