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Third Heat Wave of the Season

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – We made it into the lower 90s once again today. It’s the third day in a row that temperatures have reached over 90 making it an official heat wave.

It’s the third heat wave of the season and the 13th day that temperatures have reach 90 or higher.

We had one day in May hit 90, 5 in June and 7 so far this month. In an average season we make it above 90 about 12 times.  We may not make it to 90 tomorrow but it looks as though there will at least be a couple of time this coming week that readings will be back about 90 degrees. Stay cool!

Dan Brown

Here are the 90 + Days Recorded at the Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee so far this season.

May 29th 93 (Tied a record high)

June 20th 97
June 21st 95
June 22nd 92 (First Heat Wave)

June 29th 95
June 30th 91
July 1st 91 (Second Heat Wave)

July 4th 90
July 6th 90
July 8th 90

July 12th 91
July 13th 92
July 14th 92 (Third Heat Wave)