NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — 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 day.
A heat advisory was in effect through 8 p.m. Sunday for the five boroughs of New York City, with the hottest conditions in the afternoon. Saturday was expected to be the hottest day, but plenty of people were sweating and miserable in the midday sun Friday too.READ MORE: 'Today, I Can Rejoice': New Yorkers Hit The Streets After Jury Finds Derek Chauvin Guilty In George Floyd's Death
The high temperature in Central Park was 90 degrees. But with the heat index factored in, it felt like 96 degrees.