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FILE -- Children play in a fountain in Battery Park in New York City.  (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

More Than 400 Cooling Centers Open Monday Across New York City

Forecasters say it will be very warm and humid Monday with a high around 89 degrees. There is also a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2 p.m.

07/08/2013

A man lays down next to the fountains at Columbus Circle to try and beat the heat.  (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

New Yorkers Swelter Through Another Day Of Hot, Humid Weather

New Yorkers continue to back in the heat on day two of a summer scorcher.

06/25/2013

People swim in the Brooklyn Bridge Park pop-up pool in Brooklyn. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Tri-State Sweats Through Fourth Heat Wave Of The Season

The fourth heat wave of the season is bearing down on the Tri-State area with temperatures expected to hit the mid 90s by Tuesday afternoon.

07/17/2012

A boy plays in a fountain in Battery Park. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Summer Scorcher Continues: City & Suburbs Will Be Feeling The Heat Again Tuesday

A heat advisory is in effect through 9 p.m. Tuesday as temperatures are expected to soar into the 90s.

07/16/2012

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Third Sweltering Heat Wave Of The Summer Settling In On Our Area

Friday and Saturday are expected to be 92 and 94 degrees. If the forecast holds true, it will officially be a heat wave.

07/05/2012

FILE - Children play in water sprayed from a fire hydrant in the Bronx. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Summer’s Second Heat Wave Baking The Tri-State Area

There could be some temporary relief however from a few thunderstorms. However, what could be even more worrisome is a looming strike by Con Edison workers.

06/29/2012

A child cools off in a Washington Square park fountain on June 21, 2012. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Swelters In Heat On The First Full Day Of Summer

Cooling centers will be open on Friday to help New Yorkers beat the heat, as near record-breaking temps continue to suffocate the area.

06/21/2012

FILE - Children play in water sprayed from a fire hydrant in the Bronx. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Residents Feeling The Heat With Thursday Shaping Up To Be Even Hotter

On Thursday, it will be very hot and humid with a high near the record of 97, last reached in 1988, according to AccuWeather. RealFeel temperatures are expected to be between 100 and 105 on Thursday.

06/20/2012

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Heat Wave Brings Record High Temperatures To NYC

As the mercury rose Thursday, temperatures continued their relentless march upward. The sweltering, baking Tri-State area broke some records as the heat wave continued for a second straight day.

06/09/2011

People cool off in a fountain in Battery Park. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Big Apple Heat Wave Packs Steamy Punch; Another Scorcher On Tap For Thursday

It’s so hot, we could shatter records set more than seven decades ago. The blazing sun made it feel like 100 degrees on Wednesday and it’s not over yet.

06/08/2011