Heat Wave: Record Highs Expected Across U.S.

Temperatures as high as 80 degrees are expected in the Midwest.
1:22 | 03/22/12

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Transcript for Heat Wave: Record Highs Expected Across U.S.
Did you Begin with his national heat wave now phenomenon. As -- found as it is unusual more than five dozen cities could reach record breaking high city Sam. Tracking the soaring temperatures. Right now -- we need and seventy city -- they could see record -- just the numbers are downing good morning Josh Robin good morning Iran by the way and if you add this organic getting used to it. But -- to the count and know that the web sites that are responsible for counting record high temperatures have crashed at this point we know we're well our way to 5000 record high temperatures just since we've been in March let's show you some of the incredible pictures that have happened with all of this look at the ski slopes it was 7080 degrees in the ski slopes all the way in northern New England for Vermont to New Hampshire. In those areas today just incredible shots of folks trying to get that last bit of snow on their ski ride there but the problem here is with orchard owners and farmers anywhere from Michigan. Well the New York State because we have these early -- if temperatures return to normal for even a moment at about 32 degrees you'll kill the flowers and kill all the fruits and berries on these early budding trees. That area high pressure looks like it's -- summertime Bermuda high it is a pattern that's exactly like that they typically last for weeks. Take a look at the record high temperatures again today know that eighty degrees in New York to Boston 7980 another record high temperatures will go over all the national he. We'll talk about how long this lasts and we'll give you some answers we come back just at its weakest of us at eighty in Pittsburgh yesterday but it looks like a boarding -- this certainly that's.

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