In an effort to help citizens beat the heat, a number of pools in the District will be staying open late.
Due to the extreme temperatures around the capital region, Metro is allowing riders to carry water onto trains and buses on Wednesday and Thursday.
Beware of drinking from the water hose as temperatures soar toward 100 degrees.
You won’t need a calendar to mark the start of summer in the northeastern U.S.
An intense heat wave is making its way across the mid-Atlantic region, and officials are warning residents and visitors to remain cool and hydrated.
With temperatures expected to flirt with the 100-degree mark, the National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for the capital region from noon until 8 p.m. Wednesday.