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Man, It's A Hot One

A scene from a hot one last year
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A scene from a hot one last year Scott Heins / Gothamist

Summer is coming and it's probably going to be a few miserable days in NYC. NBC New York just reported, "By 9 a.m. Sunday, the temperature had already reached 81 degrees. Storm Team 4 warned of poor air quality. Those with asthma and breathing problems should take care. It's time to break out the sunscreen, with a UV index of 9. That means people can burn in 15-25 minutes if they don't protect their skin."

The National Weather Service added that we're looking at, "highs generally in the lower 90s, feeling slightly warmer with the humidity."

And there's an air quality alert in effect, too:

Some ideas for today: Go to the beach; try a delicious ice cream; or bask at a rooftop bar.

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