Code Red

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Justin Udo
July 18, 2019 - 3:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Taking precautions to beat the heat isn't just about the humans, pets also have to be protected from the extremely hot conditions. Nicole Wilson of the Pennsylvania SPCA wants to remind pet owners that they're not the only ones suffering in this week's weather. She...
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Hadas Kuznits
July 17, 2019 - 5:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Experts at AAA are taking some extra steps to keep children safe amid this week's soaring temperatures. Jana Tidwell, of AAA Mid-Atlantic, conducted an experiment to illustrate how dangerous it is to leave a child unattended in a hot car for any length of time and the...
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Thermometer Sun 40 Degres. Hot summer day. High Summer temperatures
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Justin Udo
July 16, 2019 - 5:11 pm
UPDATED: 1:20 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It’s getting hot out there and in response, the City of Philadelphia has issued a Code Red. What is a Code Red? Well, the city issues one when temperatures reach 90 degrees or more for at least three consecutive days. Plan for dangerous heat later...
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Kim Glovas
August 28, 2018 - 12:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The City of Philadelphia has declared a Code Red to protect homeless people. Due to extremely hot conditions, a Code Red is now in effect. During a Code Red, @PHLCityHomeless increases outreach to keep homeless Philadelphians safe. Call 215-232-1984 to request...
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Shara Dae Howard
June 30, 2018 - 11:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- An excessive heat warning is in effect in our area and as the temperatures continue to rise so does risk of heat related illnesses. A blistering heat wave is gripping our area and CBS3 meteorologist Lauren Casey is warning residents to take the weather very seriously...
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