OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT/Gray news) - Friday's weather forecast calls for extreme heat and humidity for most of the country. In Omaha, Neb., temperatures will rise to 100 degrees, but feel more like 110.
CRAYON MELT UPDATE: It's a little past 1 p.m. on Friday, July 19, 2019, and our thermometer is showing 100+ degrees. Will they melt soon?
To help illustrate what that heat can do -- and to help us all make it through this hot Friday afternoon -- we've put up an outdoor livestream to see how long it will take for the sweltering heat to melt a pack of crayons.
At a few minutes past 1 p.m., some of the crayons were well above the 120-degree mark -- and some of the colors are glistening.
Crayons have a melting point between 120 and 147 degrees Fahrenheit, according to Crayola.
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