The good news: Temperatures tumbled -- 21 degrees in three hours at one monitoring station as a cool front moved in.
"The heat wave is definitely over," said Ross Dickman, National Weather Service meteorologist.
Before the cooling began, however, a high of 94 degrees was recorded shortly after 1 p.m. at Long Island MacArthur Airport in Ronkonkoma -- a record for the date. Three hours...
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