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02/13/2014 01:12 EST | Updated 02/13/2014 01:59 EST

How Warm Is It In Sochi? Olympic Goers Find Silver Lining (PHOTOS)

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A shirtless spectator watches Russia's Julia Ivanova compete during the women's 10K classical-style cross-country race at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

We think we understand the slogan for the Sochi Olympics now. Hot. Cool. Yours? Well, it's certainly been hot in Sochi. Temperatures today apparently reached into the high teens and aren't going down for some time.

Here's what the long-term forecast looks like:

sochi weather

All the warm weather has played havoc with mountain events. But it's made for some interesting scenes at the Games. A look at how Olympic athletes, volunteers and others are enjoying the warm weather.

  • Catching Some Sun
    You can't do this in New York, today. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
  • Topless Olympics Watching
    Eat your heart out Toronto! (Jae C. Hong/AP)
  • Showing Off Those Guns
    (ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images)
  • And A Bit Of Skin
    (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
  • A Civilized Lunch On A Patio
    (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
  • Bare Feet On Grass
    Getty Images
    (LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Chillin On A Bench With Sunglasses
    Getty Images
    (PETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Going For A Walk With Baby
    Getty Images
    ( LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Kicking The Ball Around... In SHORTS
    AP Photo
  • A Nap OUTSIDE!
    (LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images)
  • UGGGGGGGH
    (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)