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113 Degrees! Today is Downtown LA's Hottest Day on Record
The summer of 2010 was bound to be remembered for cool temperatures across Los Angeles and a stubborn El Niño-enhanced marine layer blanketing the west side.And then it became Fall.
The mercury hit an unprecedented 113 degrees shortly after noon and we may see hotter temps yet as the September sun bakes the downtown streets into the afternoon.
Today is not only the hottest September 27th since 1877 when meteorological record-keeping began -- it's downtown LA's highest temperature reading ever.
Naturally, it's even hotter in the valleys and inland. Stay cool!
photo by cogdogblog via Creative Commons.