New York City Enters Its First Official Heat Wave This YearNew York City officially entered its first heat wave the year Monday, with temperatures above 90 degrees for a third straight day.
New York City Activating Hundreds Of Cooling Options As Summer Heat Sets InFace coverings will be required and capacities will be limited to allow for social distancing.
NYC Installs Thousands Of Air Conditioners For Low-Income Seniors, Increases Help On Summer Utility BillsThe mayor introduced what he called “Get Cool NYC” last month after announcing the city’s public pools would remain closed due to health concerns and budget cuts.
Mayor De Blasio Outlines Plan To Keep New Yorkers Safe During Hot Summer MonthsHe said the goals will be to 1) protect the health and safety of the most vulnerable, 2) give people safe cooling options and 3) prevent and/or respond quickly to power outages.
Heat Advisory Takes Effect As Temperatures Climb In NYCTemperatures are expected to be in the low 90s but feel more like upper 90s to low 100s.
New York Weather: Hot NYC Fun This Weekend Comes Extra High TemperaturesJust days away from the weekend, New York City is already bracing itself for a scorcher.
NYCHA Hit With Subpoena, Accused Of 'Stonewalling' Audit Into City Heating Failures"This is a citywide disgrace!" New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer declared. "They failed to turn over information because they have something to hide."
New Jersey Schools Dismiss Students Early Because Of Extreme HeatThe move comes a day after four students had to be taken to the hospitalized after getting sick during the first day of school at Bergen Arts and Science charter school in Hackensack.
‘Hot, Sticky, Humid:’ Another Scorcher In Store ThursdayTemperatures will climb into the high 90s again Thursday, but the humidity will make it feel even hotter.
7/17 CBS2 Tuesday Afternoon Weather HeadlinesHot and sticky conditions will persist this afternoon with feels like temps peaking at around 95 degrees.
Brain Study Finds People Actually Get Dumber During A Heat WaveResearchers at Harvard University have discovered that a person's brain works 13 percent slower when it has to operate in extreme heat.
7/11 CBS2 Wednesday Afternoon Weather HeadlinesTemperatures will continue on a mid to high 80 trend throughout the week!
Temperatures Soar Into 90s Again Thursday For Hottest Day Of 2017The heat advisory is in effect until 8 p.m. in New York City as the humidity will make it feel like it's the mid 90s to around 100 degrees in some spots.
Flash Flood Warning In N.J. As Storms Pass Through Tri-State AreaMany of the storms forecast for the Tri-State area were headed out to sea late Thursday, but a flash flood warning persisted for southern New Jersey.
Staying Safe In The Summer HeatHere are some tips from the Office of Emergency Management to help you keep cool - and safe - when the temperatures heat up.