Heat Advisory

Fire crews respond to a manhole fire on West 190th Street in Manhattan on July 30, 2015. (credit: Andrea Grymes/CBS2)

Manhole Fire Knocks Out Power In Washington Heights As Tri-State Faces Another Day Of Extreme Heat

About 800 Con Edison customers lost power after a manhole fire on West 190th Street in Washington Heights. It happened around 5 a.m. Thursday.

07/30/2015

Con Edison crews working on a street in New York City. (credit: CBS2)

More Pressure On The Power Grid As Temperatures Again Soar Across Tri-State

Temperatures soared into the 90s again Wednesday, putting incredible demand on the power grid and leaving some sweating in dark rooms.

07/29/2015

Power was out along Norfolk Street between Delancey and Rivington streets during a heat wave on Tuesday, July 28. (Credit: CBS2)

Power Grid Faces Test As Heat, Humidity Rise; Outage Brings Misery, Danger

Power outages have become a major concern this week, as Tuesday marks the first in a series of hot days.

07/28/2015

Sprint store without power on Staten Island (Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Thousands Without Power On Staten Island Amid Hot And Humid Weather

It’s the second day of hazy, hot and humid conditions across much of the Tri-State area.

07/20/2015

(credit:Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Sun Worshippers Enjoy Late Summer Heat

At heat advisory was placed into effect for most of the Tri-State Area Wednesday, as the temperatures climbed well to the 90s.

09/11/2013

A man relaxes with half his shirt on in Times Square on July 16, 2013. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Heat Taking Its Toll On New Yorkers, Transit On Fifth Day Of Heat Wave

Temperatures surged to potentially dangerous levels Thursday with relief from the largest heat wave of the summer still days away.

07/18/2013

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

Heat Advisories, Warnings In Effect As Temperatures Soar Into The 90s

It’s another week of hot weather across the Tri-State Area as temperatures are expected to be in the 90s through the weekend. A heat advisory is in effect for New York City until midnight Tuesday.

07/15/2013

Wantagh Park pool (credit: Nassau County Dept. of Parks, Recreation and Museums)

Nassau County Public Pool Hours Extended As Steamy Conditions Stick Around

The county’s public pools will be open an additional two hours on Monday – until 8 p.m. – due to high demand.

07/08/2013

NYC Heat Wave

Blazing Heat Persists In Tri-State With Highs In 90s For Another Day

If you’re reading this right now, chances are you’re indoors – and you might want to stay there if your air conditioner is working.

07/06/2013

July 5 Heat, Sun

Blazing Heat, Humidity Make For Misery Across Tri-State Area

The outside world felt like a trip to the steam room Friday – and the trend was expected to continue through the weekend with temperatures forecast in the 90s each and every day.

07/05/2013

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

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

Sweltering Temperatures Set To Persist In Tri-State Area

A heat advisory is in effect until 6 p.m. Tuesday for New York City. Temperatures are expected to hit or exceed 95 degrees on Monday and Tuesday.

06/24/2013

(Photo: Jenny Lubkin, CBSNewYork.com)

Powerful Storms Slam Tri-State Causing Massive Damage And Bringing Heat Relief

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Connecticut, northeast New Jersey and southeast New York until 9 p.m.

07/18/2012

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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