Another Summer Scorcher As Tri-State Enters 4th Day Of Heat WaveAnother summer scorcher is in the works today as the heat wave hitting the Tri-State enters its fourth day.
Officials Warn Of High Heat As Temps, Humidity Rise In NYCOfficials are advising New Yorkers to hydrate and avoid daytime exercise amid a summer heat wave.
Heat May Be To Blame For Major Power Outages In Brooklyn, QueensThe hot weather on Wednesday was being blamed for power outages in parts of the area, making it difficult for many to keep cool.
Officials Urging Extra Precautions As Tri-State Is Hit With Extreme HeatIt's sweltering in the city and the heat and humidity are still punishing on the boardwalk and the beach as people are using every available tool to stay cool.
States See Record-Breaking Highs As Heat Wave Sweeps CountryForecasting service AccuWeather says temperatures from Texas to the Dakotas and east into Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee will climb high enough to create dangerous conditions for people who stay outdoors for long periods of time
Not Your Average Summer, But New Yorkers Aren’t ComplainingIn a summer of people dumping buckets of ice water over their head, New York City has endured just four days of 90-degree weather.
Tennis In A Sauna? 'Dangerous' Heat Wave Leads To Scares At Aussie OpenOne player fainted mid-match as temperatures topped 42C (108F) at the Australian Open on Tuesday. Others said it felt like they were playing tennis in a sauna, or on a frying pan that sizzled their soles.
Heat Wave Blamed For Brooklyn Man's DeathThe medical examiner's office says hyperthermia caused the 78-year-old man's death on Friday. The National Weather Service says the air temperature reached 96 degrees in the city that day.
Schumer Calls For Hot Weather Upgrades To Mass Transit SystemsIn a press release, New York's senior senator said last week's heat wave highlighted the need to strengthen the equipment and make the transit systems more resilient.
Rain Brings Relief, Brutal Heat Wave Fades As Storms Roll InSaturday marks the seventh day of temperatures above 90 degrees in New York City. As residents crank up the air conditioning, an unprecedented strain is being put on power companies.
Scorching Temperatures Don't Slow Kids Playing In Jones Beach Soccer TournamentDespite the blistering heat, over 100 children gathered for a soccer tournament on Saturday. They didn't seem to mind the temperatures.
Dozens Of Firefighters Hospitalized After Battling Blazes In Excessive HeatAs the heat wave continues, firefighters in New Jersey and on Long Island have been treated for heat exhaustion.