According to the National Weather Service, we're facing "dangerously hot conditions with heat index values up to 107." There's also an Excessive Heat Watch for tomorrow.
The above graphic — via Loisaida Community Fridge — shows three cooling centers in the neighborhood. This map has more locations in the city.
Meanwhile, the city is asking people to conserve energy, etc. ...
Turn off any appliances that you don't need on right now, turn off lights, and avoid things like running the laundry if you can.— Mayor Bill de Blasio (@NYCMayor) August 12, 2021