*How bout this weather?

Is this more evidence of a global warming kind of winter? At last check, it was 86 degrees in Westwood, 86 downtown (4 degrees shy of the record), 87 in Anaheim and 84 in Santa Monica. They're expecting the warm temperatures to continue through tomorrow, and then it's supposed to get darn right chilly by the end of the week, with highs in the upper 50s and a chance of rain.

*Er, it's now 88 in Westwood.

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Mark Lacter created the LA Biz Observed blog in 2006. He posted until the day before his death on Nov. 13, 2013.
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