It’s Hot: Second Straight Day of Record Temperatures in Eureka

Andrew Goff / Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013 @ 6:35 p.m. / Weather

We’re calling it. The Great 2013 Humboldt Heatwave is official. 

Coastal Humboldt dwellers were treated to a second record setting day of what the rest of the nation calls summer. The U.S. National Weather Service reports that the temperature in Eureka reached a staggering (‘round these parts) 73°, edging out the previous record of 71° set way back in aught three of this young century.

Too hot for ya? Never fear, the NWS is predicting tomorrow to be five degrees cooler. But then, they were a bit off today, weren’t they?

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