Today is going to be hot! We will see record-breaking heat with highs in the upper 80s and maybe even the low 90s. If you're not a fan of this heat, the good news is this will be as hot as it gets this week.
Don't be fooled
Even though temperatures are rising fast in western Washington, the water is still dangerously cold. Cold water is considered anything less than 70 degrees Fahrenheit.
Changes to recycling costs on a global scale means the City of Tacoma is paying roughly $2 million this year that it didn't budget for recycling. Now, residents face an increase in recycling costs.
Officials say a gray whale that washed ashore in Everett died of starvation. At least 28 gray whales have washed ashore on Washington beaches this year.
King County Metro bus driver Eric Stark is back at work following a shooting rampage in Seattle's Lake City neighborhood back in March.
Also see: Seattle local forecast
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