Scorching Hot Weather In New York City Next 5 Days - Roosevelt Island Air Conditioned Cooling Center Open This Weekend 9 - 5 PM
Heat Advisory for parts of the area on Fri. Heat index 95-100! Stay cool, us A/C. NYC call 311 for cooling centers. pic.twitter.com/WWHxz5uJv7— NWS New York NY (@NWSNewYorkNY) July 22, 2016
Dangerously hot weather is forecast Fri & Sat. @nycoem & @nycHealthy urge New Yorkers to take steps to stay safe: https://t.co/0yuHbiiIIa— NYCEM (@nycoem) July 21, 2016
According to the Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC):NYC cooling centers are open today. Visit https://t.co/1YlBqQIwK3 or call @nyc311 for locations & hours of operation. #BeatTheHeat— NYCEM (@nycoem) July 22, 2016
As a reminder, the Roosevelt Island Cooling Center, located at 546 Main St., will be open Friday, July 22, Saturday, July 23 and Sunday, July 24, from 9 AM- 5 PM when the National Weather Service issues a Heat Advisory for the New York City area.
This advisory is issued for New York City area when the combination of heat and humidity is expected to make it feel like it is at least 95 degrees for two consecutive days, or 100 degrees for any length of time.
Individuals without air conditioning, particularly those at risk for heat-related illness, should use established cooling centers during a heat wave.