Deaths due to heat waves could rise three to four times in some regions by the middle of this century, according to a new U.K. study.
As a heat wave grips the I-95 corridor this week, researchers warn how hot cars can get, posing risks to children and pets.
Extremes continue during the last week of May as some areas go from snow and frost to 90-degree temperatures and record highs.
The Southwest corner of the nation will remain a focus for sweltering conditions through Tuesday.
The population of over 4.5 million suffered through the scorching heat that peaked at 114.4 degrees Fahrenheit (45.8 degrees Celsius) at the Observatory Hill.
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