After near record breaking Friday heat, hot weather will continue this weekend. Today's high temperatures will range from the mid 90's to lower 100's.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention reports that between 1979 and 2003 - 8,105 people died from extreme heat-related complications - more than hurricanes, lightning, tornadoes, floods, and earthquakes combined.
This is just the first day of what will likely be a hot summer filled with outdoor activities, here are a few tips on how to keep you and your family safe during hot weather.
For more on how you can prepare for the hot summer months ahead, visit the CDC's website at http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/extremeheat/heat_guide.asp
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