Scorching temperatures, air quality alert hit NJ

Hazy, hot and humid weather swept through the Garden State for a third consecutive day today.News 12 New Jersey Meteorologist Dave Curren says temperatures reached

NEWARK - Hazy, hot and humid weather swept through the Garden State for a third consecutive day today.

News 12 New Jersey Meteorologist Dave Curren says temperatures reached the mid to upper 90s for most parts of the state this afternoon.

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection issued a statewide air quality alert. The alert indicates that air pollution concentrations within the state may become unhealthy for sensitive groups including those with respiratory diseases such as asthma, young children and the elderly.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 VIDEO: Families of victim, suspect argue in Paterson court
A bacterial infection known as leptospirosis is affecting 2 Bacterial infection affecting dogs in New Jersey
News 12 New Jersey - Weather On The 3 New Jersey Weather Forecast
4 New Jersey Sportscast, March 24
New Jersey Transit expects to operate on a 5 NJ Transit to operate on regular weekend schedule following derailment

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE