Carys Kemp, 8, laughs as she speeds out of a water slide Saturday on the last open-swim weekend of the season at Colman Pool in West Seattle. The city's other outdoor public pool, Mounger Pool in Magnolia, is also closing after Sunday's sessions. The day's temperature soared to a record 90 degrees at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, according to the National Weather Service. Sunday's forecast high is 82 in downtown Seattle.
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