Health officials recommend avoiding the excessive heat by staying in an air-conditioned building if possible.
Find a list of helpful recommendations for dealing with the excessive summer heat.
Anyone can suffer from a heat-related illness. Those at greater risk include infants and young children, people 65 or older, and those who are already ill, especially with heart disease or high blood pressure.
Each National Weather Service (NWS) Weather Forecast Office (WFO) can issue heat-related bulletins as conditions warrant.