Tuesday, July 24, 2018|11:36 a.m.
. The National Weather Service states a high temperature of 124 degrees (51 Celsius) is anticipated for California’s Death Valley which the temperature could hit 126 (52.22 Celsius) p.m. Thursday.
The temperatures are the greatest forecast amid a heat wave that stretched across the United States Southwest on Tuesday.
Much of Arizona and parts of California, Arizona and Utah are under an excessive heat watch in a week forecasters say could be the year’s hottest.
Phoenix is amongst the most popular urban locations in the Southwest, with highs that strike 100 (38 Celsius) by midmorning and anticipated to reach 114 (45.5 Celsius) in the afternoon.