Street performers take a break to drink water in Times Square as temperatures head past 30 degrees Celsius on Saturday. Photo: AP

‘This is serious, serious stuff’: officials warn of extreme heat in US as weekend temperatures soar

  • Organisers cancelled the New York City Triathlon for the first time, citing ‘severe heat warnings, continued heavy rainfall and thunderstorm watches’
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Street performers take a break to drink water in Times Square as temperatures head past 30 degrees Celsius on Saturday. Photo: AP
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