Heat records shattered as scorching temperatures continue throughout San Diego County

Posted at 3:14 PM, Oct 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-25 18:17:16-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- Heat scorched San Diego County for a third straight day Wednesday, breaking a number of heat records. 

According to the National Weather Service, eight cities shattered heat records Wednesday. 

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Santa Ana and Escondido saw the hottest temperatures topping out at 102 degrees. Other cities to break records included San Diego, Ramona, El Cajon, Vista, Chula Vista, and Alpine.