SHREVEPORT, La. - 100 was Monday's maximum in Shreveport according to the National Weather Service. This afternoon was the 5th time this summer the river city reached that mark. 7 is considered average.
Other cities in the area topped out there too including Natchitoches and Nacogdoches.
The KTBS 3 Weather Watchers also experienced excessive heat today. Here are some of their high temps:
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