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Guide To Beating The Heat

When the weather gets very hot, staying cool isn’t just about being comfortable – it’s about staying healthy.


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Extra Tourists Flock To Jersey Shore As Weather Heats Up

With our area in the grip of summer’s swelter, people were looking to cool off at the Jersey shore.


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NJ Residents Bracing For Long Week of Scorching Temperatures

Many in New Jersey are bracing for this long week of scorching temperatures.


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Philadelphians Try To Beat The Heat As Sweltering Temperatures Continue

“Finish the sentence: It is hotter than…? Hell – that’s how hot it is,” joked Luis Gonzalez, of Philadelphia.


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Temperatures Expected To Soar Through Week And Into Weekend

Once we reach the 90 mark tomorrow, this will officially be the fourth heat wave of the year, and it looks like it will run seven days this time, each one hotter than the last.


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First Heat Wave Of Summer Underway

The first official week of summer is really feeling like summer as our second heat wave of the year is underway.


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Heat Wave Slows Down SEPTA Trains

According to the forecast, today’s temperatures are going to make this the first official heat-wave of 2013.


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Guide To Beating The Heat

When the weather gets very hot, staying cool isn’t just about being comfortable. Excessive heat can cause exhaustion, heat cramps, a stroke and other heat-related illnesses.


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First Heat Wave Of 2013 – Day 2

Sizzling sunshine will scorch us here in the Delaware Valley again Thursday, with a huge ridge of high pressure pumping in more heat and humidity from the southwest.


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Philadelphia Region Bracing For 1st Heat Wave Since Last Summer

Make way for an early start to the dog days of summer! The Delaware Valley about to feel the heat with a spike on the thermometer to round out May and usher in the month of June.


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Philadelphia, Camden County Residents Urged To Keep Eye On Elderly During Extreme Temperatures

The latest heatwave of the summer has descended on the Delaware Valley and agencies in Philadelphia and Camden counties are urging residents to keep an eye on elderly friends and neighbors in the extreme temperatures.


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Philadelphia Residents Swelter During Fourth Day Of High Temperatures

Today marks the fourth day of temperatures rising into the 90s.



Southeastern Pennsylvania Dry But Has Not Crossed Drought Threshold

As large sections of the country suffer in drought, southeastern Pennsylvania has been dry, but has not crossed the drought threshold.


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Today Marks The 4th Heat Wave This Summer

Today marks the fourth heat wave of the summer, as temperatures rose for a third day in a row – into the 90s.



Montgomery County Issues ‘Code Red’ For Tuesday

The Montgomery County Commissioner’s office has issued a Hot Weather Health Warning, or “Code Red,” for the county beginning at noon and ending at 8 p.m. on Tuesday.