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What is a heat burst? | Weather Word of the Week

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Posted at 9:58 AM, Jul 08, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-08 09:58:49-04

A heat burst isn't just another heat wave. It's a rare meteorological phenomenon that can cause a spike on the thermometer.

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