Unless you live in the Northeast, you know how hellishly hot it has been or is about to be. The Pacific Coast, along with some areas of the Sierras and Rockies are the only places in the West not like ovens. And, as this article explains, it's not going to get better very soon.
My former plans are on hold. I'm going to hang out by the ocean for a while. A couple of weeks, maybe. Or more. Come join me.