NBC10 Helps You Beat the Heat

Thursday, Jul 18, 2013 at 07:15 PM EDT

Sea Breeze Doesn't Cool Off Scorching Sand

Sea Breeze Doesn't Cool Off Scorching Sand

The sea breeze may bring down temperatures along the shore, but sweltering sand reminds beachgoers that its very hot outside. NBC10's Ted Greenberg reports.

Monday, Jul 22, 2013 at 09:44 AM EDT

Hot & Humid: Thursday 4PM Forecast

Hot & Humid: Thursday 4PM Forecast

NBC10 Chief Meteorologist Glenn "Hurricane" Schwartz says Thursday may be the hottest day of the year, but weekend storms may cool the temperatures down.

Thursday, Jul 18, 2013 at 05:05 PM EDT

Hospital Gets Younger Patients During Heat Wave

Hospital Gets Younger Patients During Heat Wave

Dr. Josh Baron of Bryn Mawr Hospital says he expected more elderly folks to come in to the hospital during the heat wave, but he says that he has seen more younger people because they tend not to take the...

Thursday, Jul 18, 2013 at 03:23 PM EDT

Pit Bull Dies After Being Left in Heat

Pit Bull Dies After Being Left in Heat

Two people have been charged with animal cruelty after two pit bulls were left out in the sun resulting in the death of one.

Thursday, Jul 18, 2013 at 10:58 AM EDT

Beware of Overhydration

Beware of Overhydration

NBC10's Jesse Gary talks to a doctor who says that drinking too much water can actually be dangerous if you don't mix in some minerals along the way.

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2013 at 07:50 PM EDT

Helping the Elderly During the Heat Wave

Helping the Elderly During the Heat Wave

Experts say polite persistence is the key to giving help to the elderly that may not want it or need it. NBC10's Doug Shimell follows a volunteer that keeps an eye on some senior citizens.

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2013 at 06:58 PM EDT

Algae Causing Water Concerns in Salem, NJ

Algae Causing Water Concerns in Salem, NJ

Excessive heat and humidity is causing an overdose of algae on lakes in Quinton Township and the residents have noticed the change in water quality. NBC10's Cydney Long reports.

Thursday, Jul 18, 2013 at 01:10 PM EDT

Getting Hotter: Wednesday Evening Forecast

Getting Hotter: Wednesday Evening Forecast

NBC10 meteorologist Sheena Parveen says Wednesday night will be warm and humid, but Thursday's temperatures could possibly reach 100 degrees.

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2013 at 07:41 PM EDT

Why Food-Borne Illnesses Could Rise During Heat Wave

Why Food-Borne Illnesses Could Rise During Heat Wave

As the mercury rises during these hot summer days, so does your chance of getting a food-borne illness.

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2013 at 06:14 PM EDT

Code Red Activated for Montgomery County

Code Red Activated for Montgomery County

The dangerous heat has caused Montgomery County officials to issue a code red warning which means that they will be checking on the elderly, the mentally ill and the homeless. NBC10's Deanna Durante reports.

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NBC10 gives you tips to beat the heat, while the First Alert Weather Team lets you know what to expect when you step outside.