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West Coast Winter Heat Wave

Fri, Feb 14, 2014 (2:52 p.m.)

With large parts of the country in the grips of frigid cold and snow and ice storms, the Southwest is enjoying a heat wave that is setting record highs and sending people to pools, golf courses and beaches in large numbers. Phoenix and Los Angeles are experiencing unusually warm 80-degree weather that has residents and visitors rejoicing as they look at the mess on the East Coast.

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