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I'm sick of Seattle's heat and it's all Canada's fault
If you're dripping with sweat during this heat spell, you can blame Canada (kind of).
Washington state climatologist Nick Bond told KUOW's Kim Malcolm that warm air is flowing down from the northeast, contributing to this hot weather.