DFW Expecting 10 Straight 100+ Degree Days

July 16, 2018
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The NBC 5 Weather Experts are predicting the next 10 days to have a high temp of 100 degrees... or more!

In 1980, DFW set a record for the most consecutive 100+ degree days, at 42!

Due to the excessive heat, cooling centers are open throughout North Texas.

Dallas

  • Riverchon Park Recreation Center, 3505 Maple Avenue
  • MLK Community Center, 2922 Martin Luther King Boulevard
  • West Dallas Multipurpose Center, 2828 Fish Trap Road

The Salvation Army has the following Cooling Station locations, which are open seven days a week, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m"

  • The Salvation Army Homeless Shelter - 5302 Harry Hines Blvd. - Dallas
  • The Salvation Army Homeless Shelter - 1855 E. Lancaster Avenue - Fort Worth

The Salvation Army has 11 Cooling Stations open weekdays 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at these locations:

  • Cedar Crest (East Oak Cliff) - 1007 Hutchins Road - Dallas, TX 75203
  • 1508 East McKinney Street - Denton, TX 76201
  • 250 East Grauwyler Road - Irving, TX 75061
  • 600 Wilson Creek Pkwy - McKinney, TX 75069
  • 712 W. Abram Street - Arlington, TX 76013
  • Oak Cliff - 1617 W. Jefferson Blvd - Dallas, TX 75208
  • 451 W. Ave D - Garland, TX 75040
  • 207 Elm Street - Lewisville, TX 75067
  • 3528 E. 14th Street - Plano, TX 75074
  • Northside Corps - 3023 NW 24th St - Fort Worth, TX 7610
  • The Salvation Army, Ellis County 620 Farley St. - Waxahachie, TX 75165

In addition, more dust from Africa's Sahara desert is expected in the DFW area this week.

Avoid any unneccessary heat, stay hydrated, and try to keep your cool!