NWS: Phoenix saw highest temperature so far in 2020 on Wednesday

The Valley has seen the hottest day of 2020 on Wednesday, according to National Weather Service officials.

According to a brief tweet, the Valley reached 107°F on Wednesday, but they also expect the record to last for about 20 hours.

According to FOX 10's weather forecast the Valley could see 109°F on Thursday, and 111°F on Friday.

You can check the latest weather conditions by visiting the FOX 10 Phoenix weather page.

You can also get the latest weather updates by downloading the FOX 10 Weather app, which is available on the Apple App Store (for Apple iOS devices) as well as on Google Play (for Android devices)

AZDHS states the following precautions can be taken to prevent heat exhaustion or heat stroke:

Stay in air-conditioned buildings

Limit outdoor activity during the hottest part of the day (mid-day)

Check on at-risk friends, family, and neighbors at least twice a day

Drink water before, during, and after working or exercising outside

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