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 - Washington
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Washington, D.C. -- For the nation's capital, the top three warmest months on record have now occurred the last three years in a row in July. Only July 2011 was warmer than this past month.