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First day of summer brings record heat
First day of summer brings record heat
News Billy Rennison 6/20/2012 at 10:50AM

Summer did not waste any time getting started. Temperatures are forecasted to approach 100 degrees, and feel even hotter, on the first day of summer. It has been 80 years since New York City approached these temperatures on June 20. Because of the combination of the heat and humidity, the National Weather Service has issued a excessive heat [...]

City to approach record high temperature today
City to approach record high temperature today
News Billy Rennison 4/16/2012 at 10:45AM

In a year that has already set a number of all-time high temperatures, the city is again bracing for record heat today, as temperatures will approach 90 degrees. Today’s forecasted high of 88, is more than 25 degrees higher than the average high time of year; last year’s high temperature was 55. The highest temperature [...]