This upcoming week is forecast to be excruciatingly hot here in the Yakima Valley, with high temperatures on Wednesday and Thursday expected to reach 107 degrees!
Normally, the average high temp in July is 88.

With that, we will still be short of approaching the all-time hottest days in recorded history out at the Yakima Airport Terminal.

Here are the five official hottest air temperatures in Yakima's history:

110 - August 1971
109 - July 2006
108 - July 1971
108 - August 1961
107 - July 1975 and July 2014