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Hot, hot, hot but plenty of Colorado river water for ag.

The Imperial Valley is a major Agriculture area. Huge % of veggies produced in the US come from there.

El Centro is the "big" city there. Or as we called it in the Navy "El Sweato."
I've seen it regularly be 100F by 10AM on the dove opener Sep 1st.

NAF El Centro is where the Blue Angels go for off season training. Probably still the divert airfield for MCAS Miramar (formerly NAS Miramar, aka Fightertown USA) on those days fog shuts down ops in Mira Mesa.
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