Northwestern U.S. heat wave could have hottest day on Tuesday

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Temperatures in Portland, Ore., could top 100 degrees Fahrenheit (37.8 Celsius) on Tuesday, likely making it the hottest day in a weeklong heat wave for the region. of the Pacific Northwest which rarely sees such scorching weather. Forecasters have issued an excessive heat warning for parts of Oregon and Washington state. … Read more