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  • Xaviere Coleman, wearing a Wookiee costume, pours water over his head to cool off, June 20, 2017, in Las Vegas. The city hit 117 degrees, tying the record.
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  • A sweltering heat wave has hit the Phoenix area this week, with temperatures predicted to reach as high as 120 degrees on June 20, 2017. Areas of Nevada and California were also issued an Excessive Heat Warning by the National Weather Service.<br><br> A construction worker drinks water at a job site on June 20, 2017 in Phoenix.
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  • People float on inner tubes as they try to find some relief from the heat at a water park on June 20, 2017 in Phoenix.
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  • An American Airlines grounds crew member sits in a luggage cart at Sky Harbor International Airport to avoid the heat, June 20, 2017 in Phoenix. Phoenix hit a high of 118 on Monday with an excessive heat warning in place until Saturday.
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  • A crew from Juarez Construction sits under their excavator during a break to avoid the heat, June 20, 2017 in Tempe, Ariz. Phoenix hit a high of 118 on Monday with an excessive heat warning in place until Saturday.
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  • Morgan Reed, a promotions assistant for a local radio station, plays with a puppy wearing elastic booties at a pet store in Tempe, Ariz. on Tuesday, June 20, 2017.
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  • Steve Smith wipes sweat from his face as temperatures climb to near-record highs in Phoenix on Monday, June 19, 2017.
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  • A man stands under a misting machine to cool off with a forecast calling for 118 degrees in Tempe, Ariz., June 19, 2017.
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  • Jai, a Sumatran Tiger, sits in a pool to keep cool at the Phoenix Zoo, Monday, June 19, 2017 in Phoenix, Ariz.
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  • An American Eagle jet is seen through heat ripples as it lands at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix, June 19, 2017. American Airlines cancelled dozens flights out of Phoenix due to extreme heat.
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  • The late afternoon temperature hits 115-degrees in downtown Phoenix, June 19, 2017. Airlines canceled flights in Phoenix and doctors urged people to be careful around concrete, playground equipment and vehicle interiors as a punishing heat wave threatens to bring temperatures approaching 120 degrees to parts of the Southwestern U.S.
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  • Salvation Army volunteer Jackie Rifkin tries to keep cool as she works at a special hydration station set up by the organization as temperatures climb to near-record highs on June 19, 2017.
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  • A Los Angeles County Fire Department helicopter flies over Castaic Lake during a wildfire in Castaic, California on June 17, 2017. Firefighters battled several wildfires in Southern California as the region copes with the first major heat wave of the summer.
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