Articles Tagged ‘heat wave’

Sunbathers and swimmers keep cool at Long Beach (Joseph Abate)

Heat Wave Brings Record-breaking Temps on LI

A heat wave enveloped Long Island the last two days, bringing with it record-breaking temperatures and unbearable conditions that drove thousands to nearby beaches and…

A woman freshens her make-up as she cools her feet in the fountain New York's Columbus Circle, Thursday, July 21, 2011. New York City is roasting under a potentially dangerous brew of heat and humidity, as officials warn the elderly and chronically ill to find cool refuges.(AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Another Hot Day on Long Island, LIPA Working to Restore Power

Long Islanders are in store for another sweaty day. The…

A very hot and thirsty dog named Buck cools off drinking bottled water poured by his owner Sue Anderson of South Windsor Conn., during a legion baseball game at the peak of the heat Wednesday afternoon, July 20, 2011, in South Windsor. A lengthy, blistering heat wave is blanketing the eastern half of the United States. (AP Photo/Journal Inquirer, Jim Michaud)

High Temperatures Hit Long Island, Heat Watch In Effect

The heat wave has officially hit the area, and both…