It’s getting hot out here. New York City wants to help people cool down. Cooling centers will be open Monday and Tuesday in all five boroughs to help people avoid the high temperatures.
Exposure to extreme temperatures can lead to heat illness, especially among vulnerable populations like senior citizens and people with chronic medical conditions.
CBS 2 HD Meteorologist John Elliott is calling for a few days of sizzlin’ August heat across the tri-state area, with temperatures in the low 90s on Monday and Tuesday on tap in New York City.