On Monday, highs from the middle 90s to near 100 degrees will bake locations from Minneapolis/St. Paul and Chicago to Des Moines, Iowa, St. Louis and Kansas City.
In Des Moines, Iowa, it could be the latest 100-degree day in records dating back to 1878. Chicago, Minneapolis/St. Paul and Omaha, Neb. will all flirt with daily record high temperatures for Sept. 9. - Weather Channel