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Tips to Stay Cool in the Heat

The heat and humidity is expected to skyrocket on Monday, making it feel close to 100 degrees outside.

08/17/2015

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Officials Extend Hours of Select Public Pools in D.C.

District of Columbia parks department officials say select public pools will have extended hours on Sunday due to high temperatures.

07/19/2015

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Cooling Centers in D.C., Maryland and Virginia

As a heat wave settles into the D.C.-Baltimore region this weekend, cooling centers around the area are opening to help keep residents and the homeless cool.

06/22/2015

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Wall Leads Wizards Over Heat 107-86

Washington made its first seven 3-pointers while holding Miami to 2 for 22 from beyond the arc for the game, and John Wall finished with 18 points and 13 assists to lead the Wizards past the Heat 107-86 on Monday night.

12/01/2014

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High Temperatures to Cause Train Delays in D.C.-Baltimore Area

For the third day in a row some MARC and VRE customers can expect delays this afternoon because of high heat.

07/09/2014

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Tips For Preventing Child Deaths In Hot Cars

Heatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.

07/09/2014

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High Temperatures to Cause Train Delays in DC Area

Some MARC and VRE customers can expect delays this afternoon because of high heat.

07/07/2014

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Blistering Heat Wednesday Will Feel Like 105

A Heat Advisory has been issued for the Baltimore and Washington region as blistering temperatures are expected to reach the mid-to-upper 90’s on Wednesday.

07/02/2014

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Heat Wave Returns; Tropical Storm Arthur Making Its Way Up East Coast

The D.C.-Baltimore region is bracing for another heat wave ahead of the Fourth of July holiday weekend.

07/01/2014

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1st Heat Deaths Reported in Maryland in 2014

Health officials say Maryland has seen its first heat-related deaths in 2014.

06/25/2014

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