Triple-digit highs predicted for parts of Utah

Utah will sizzle this week with temperatures that are predicted to climb into the triple digits in parts of the state.

A predicted high of 101 on Tuesday in Salt Lake City would tie a record for June 20 set in 1936.

On Wednesday, the temperature is expected to top out in the upper 90s in the Salt Lake and Tooele valleys, with the high ranging from 90 to the low 90s through Sunday.

In St. George, the thermometer is expected to reach about 113 on Tuesday and Wednesday, just under the city’s record...