Hot Weather

Temperature Reaches Record-Breaking 97 Degrees In NYCThe temperature reached 97 degrees in Central Park at 1:38 p.m. Tuesday, beating a record of 93 degrees that was set in 1919, according to the the National Weather Service.
New Jersey Residents, Campers Stay Cool As Temperatures SoarCamp Riverbend in Warren altered its activity and used a combination of water, shade and air conditioning to keep campers safe.
Power Grid Faces Test As Heat, Humidity Rise; Outage Brings Misery, DangerPower outages have become a major concern this week, as Tuesday marks the first in a series of hot days.
Late Summer Scorcher Hits Tri-State Area The calendar may say September, but the weather is behaving like the hottest part of summer.
NYC’s 6 Best Frozen Yogurt ShopsTrendy dessert concoctions come and go, but FroYo is holding strong as one of the most popular desserts in the city, with new shops opening all year round.
Heat Wave Could Damage Crops, Impact Prices For Local ProduceThis has been an especially tough growing year. The spring growing season was stunted due to cool temperatures and rain, and now a week long unrelenting burst of humid heat is taxing fields and farm stands across the East End.
Local Workers Do What They Can To Keep Cool The extreme heat has settled over the Tri-State area, with temperatures expected to soar into the 90s through at least Friday.
NY State Dry Spell Prompts Warnings To NY Boaters, CampersState officials are warning campers and boaters of a high fire danger and low water levels in the state due to hot weather and a lack of rain over the past 10 days.
New Yorkers Flock To Beaches On Memorial DayWith temperatures likely tipping the 90's, thousands were planning to to spend a much-needed holiday soaking up the sun and cooling off in the water.