The National Weather Service in Portland has issued an excessive heat warning from noon on Tuesday until 11pm on Friday. Record high temperatures are expected around 100 Tuesday, heating up to 104-107 on Wednesday and Thursday, and temperatures nearing 100 on Friday. These high temperatures will have impacts on the elderly, people without access to air conditioning, and anyone engaged in prolonged outdoor activities. Local power demand is expected to be at high levels. Further information on extreme heat advisories and how to remain safe can be found at National Weather Service's website.
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