Heat records keep melting nationwide

POSTED: 8:24 AM PDT August 1, 2012    UPDATED: 9:01 AM PDT August 1, 2012 

July was the hottest month -- or among the hottest months -- on record in many cities. Find out where the weather records just keep falling.

July Records - St Louis
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St. Louis -- The Gateway to the West has not endured a hotter month than July 2012 in around 110 years. The thermometer hit 100 degrees or higher 15 out the 31 days of the month.