According to the weather experts, it's gonna get hot -- really hot over the next several days. But why? What's behind the sudden temperature change?

The rain we got a few days ago is when the problems started according to National Weather Service Meteorologist Stefanie Henry.

The moisture from the rain is sticking around and combining with a dominant high pressure system over the area, Henry said. The high pressure system is very warm.

Henry does admit that the hot weather sticking around for the next several days is unusual and historic.

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