Looking To Escape The Heat? NYC Reminding Residents 200 Cooling Centers Are Open, Spray Caps Put On HydrantsWith social distancing still a top priority, the city is stepping up efforts to keep residents safe and cool.
Nassau County Announces Locations For Cooling Centers As Potential Heat Wave ArrivesMasks will be required and all other COVID-19 safety protocols will be followed.
NYC Heat Wave: Cooling Centers Open Wednesday With Dangerous Temperatures LoomingThe city’s Office of Emergency Management announced Tuesday evening that cooling centers will open around the five boroughs on Wednesday and will stay open through Sunday, July 21.
NYC Cooling Centers OpenAir-conditioned facilities are located at libraries, senior centers, community centers and NYCHA facilities.
Sweltering Conditions Could Get Worse Before They Get BetterA heat advisory is in effect until 8 p.m. Wednesday for New York City and until 8 p.m. Tuesday for Westchester and Rockland counties and parts of Connecticut. An excessive heat warning is in effect for parts of New Jersey.
Blazing Heat, Humidity Make For Misery Across Tri-State AreaThe 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.
Tri-State Area Braces For Hottest Day Of The Year, Record-Setting TemperaturesSaturday tied for the hottest day of the year in 2012, maxing out at 95 degrees in midtown Manhattan. The figure fell short of the 100-degree record in the city, which was set only two years ago.
Heat Wave Continues As Temperatures Expected To Hit Near-Record Highs SaturdayForecasters are calling for Saturday to be very hot and humid with highs in New York City expected to near 100 degrees with heat indexes reaching 105 to 110 degrees.
Powerful Storms Bring Rain, Hail & Lightning To Heat-Smothered Tri-StateThe storms brought rain, hail and lightning with them, bringing sudden changes in the sticky weather that lingered for days over the region
Advisories Issued As Heat Wave Grips Tri-State Area First Few Days Of SummerGet ready for some serious heat!
Newark Hits Record-High 102; Excessive Heat Warning Until Late FridayTeterboro, N.J., reached 100 degrees and Central Park hit a high of 97. With the humidity factored in, the 97-degree temperature in Central Park actually felt like 109 degrees.
Heat-Beating Tips From NYC Office Of Emergency Management; Cooling Centers Open TuesdayHere are some quick tips from the NYC Office of Emergency Management designed to help you stay safe and beat the heat.
New York City To Open Cooling Centers As Tri-State Readies For Heat WaveA Heat Advisory will in effect from noon to 8 p.m. on both Wednesday and Thursday because of temperatures in the mid 90's.
NYC Opens Cooling Center During 2-Day Heat WaveThe health department and emergency management office said cooling centers will be open as the heat index climbs.