heat exhaustion

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Dozens Of Firefighters Hospitalized After Battling Blazes In Excessive Heat

As the heat wave continues, firefighters in New Jersey and on Long Island have been treated for heat exhaustion.

07/20/2013

Heat Wave Sunday

Temperatures Again Exceed 90 With Dangerous Heat Indices

As if New Yorkers weren’t weary enough from day after day of extreme heat, temperatures hit the 90s again Sunday with heat indices that had been expected to climb as high as 105.

07/07/2013

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

Firefighters battle a 4-alarm fire on Gregory Avenue in Passaic, NJ on Friday, May 31, 2013. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Firefighters Brave 5 Alarms, Brutal Heat Battling Passaic Apartment Building Blaze

The fire broke out just before 9 a.m. Friday on the third floor of a building on Gregory Avenue. When firefighters arrived, residents were screaming for help from the windows and fire escapes, officials said.

05/31/2013