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    Elliot Abrams

    The Heat Rolls On

    By Elliot Abrams, AccuWeather chief meteorologist
    7/17/2013, 5:33:40 AM

    Wednesday 9 a.m.

    Here is today's Northeast video:

    For the rest of the week, we'll have antiperspirant-defying heat. It'll be arrid and extra dry, that's for sure. The right guard against this is to wear light shirts or blouses for when you are On Duty. It's no secret that when days broil toward 90 on the dial, you need to watch fluid levels and be alert for signs of heat stress. Of course, heat affects each person to a different degree. This goes for mennen women. Some people look suave or soft and dry no matter how hot it gets, but others...

    As for rain the next few days, mum's the word. With a high pressure area in control, thunderstorms are banned, and the hot weather will just roll on. Of course, for forecasters, the simplicity of the pattern means forecasting is no sweat. Showers affect others but we mitchum...

    Recapping, our weather, hot sunshine will really stick with us for the end of the week, and the forecast includes the dry idea for the most part. However, with very hot air at ground level and relatively cool air aloft, there could be enough energy to arm and hammer us with scattered thunderstorms by the end of the week or on Saturday.

    It is the middle of July, and this map shows the dominance of hot weather today:


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