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Heat Wave Temps

WEATHER: Final Day Of 5th Heat Wave Of The Summer

Expect yet another hot, steamy day across the Delaware Valley, under mainly sunny skies.

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Hot Summer Last Day

Steamy September Start

That’s good news for those who enjoy the hot summer weather, as Tuesday will mark Philadelphia’s 5th heat wave of 2015.


Heat Wave Extended

Weather: One Last Hot And Humid Day

Philadelphia has now reached a week straight of 90° days, the longest stretch in over two years.



Weather: Heat Wave Continues

After a weekend of two more 90° readings, we have now recorded six straight days in our current heat wave.


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Weather: Yet Another 90 Degree Day

We here in the CBS3 Eyewitness Weather Center are running out of ways to say “It’s hot!”


Air Quality Alert

Philadelphia To Get A Dose Of The Triple H’s

Hazy. Hot. Humid. Get ready Philly — it’s going to be a steamy couple of days!


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Heat Wave, Take Two!

For the second time in two weeks, another heat wave is expected.


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Two Heat Waves In Less Than Two Weeks?

Barely a full week into July 2014, and we’re already forecasting the second heat wave in Philadelphia so far this month!


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2nd Heat Related Death Reported In Delaware

Delaware officials are reporting their second heat related death of the year.


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New Castle County Man 1st Delaware Heat Death Of Year

Health officials in Delaware say a New Castle County man who was found unresponsive Wednesday is the state’s first heat-related death of the year.



Despite Heat, Some Still Maintain Sense Of Humor

After an endless string of long hot days have all of us feeling a little punchy, the heat wave has not affected our sense of humor!


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Thousands Flock To The Jersey Shore To Escape Heat Wave

Friday may have been the hottest day of the heat wave and many from the area decided the shore was the best place to be.


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Weather Blog: Relentless Heat

By Steve Strouss PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – If you thought this week was hot just imagine if you were in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia on July 8, 2003. The temperature that day climbed to 108 degrees but […]


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Burn Foundation Administrator: Be Careful About What You Keep In Your Car During Hot Weather

We are all more conscious of fluid intake and limiting our exposure to the sun, but have you thought about the items in your car?


Come on, Doug. Is the scarf really necessary or are you just showing off? (credit: Michelle Durham)

Colonial Era Actors Get No Relief From The Heat

Director of History makers for Historic Philadelphia Doug Thomas is in full costume portraying Major Samuel Nichols.