Tri-State Area Braces For Hottest Day Of The Year, Record-Setting TemperaturesSaturday tied for the hottest day of the year in 2012, maxing out at 95 degrees in midtown Manhattan. The figure fell short of the 100-degree record in the city, which was set only two years ago.
New York City Hits 104 Degrees; Breaks Heat Record Set In 1957While the all-time record of 106 degrees wasn't reached, residents in the Tri-State were left sweating it out as the mercury soared.
Newark Hits Record-High 102; Excessive Heat Warning Until Late FridayTeterboro, N.J., reached 100 degrees and Central Park hit a high of 97. With the humidity factored in, the 97-degree temperature in Central Park actually felt like 109 degrees.
No Relief In Sight: Heat Wave Continues To Grip Tri-State AreaThe next three days are expected to see temperatures in the middle to upper 90's. AccuWeather RealFeel temps could hit 105 to 110 degrees each afternoon.
Parts Of NJ Under Excessive Heat WarningForecasters say temperatures and humidity will combine to make it feel like it's in the mid-90s.