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Yorktown Residents Head For Parks, Water, As Heat, Humidity Settle In

A man fishes in the Amawalk Reservoir Sunday afternoon. Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman
It was a full house at the FDR Park pool over the weekend. Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman
Residents cool off in the FDR Park pool Sunday. Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman
A boy jumps off the diving board at FDR Park's pool. Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman
Staying cool with the family at the park. Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman
Kids clown around in the water at FDR Park. Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman
Sisters, enjoying a picnic at the park on a hot summer day. Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman
Picnicers found shade for their cookouts at FDR Park. Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - The pool at Yorktown's FDR Park was at capacity Sunday afternoon, as Westchester residents looked for relief from the 90-degree heat and humidity.

The park was buzzing with activity, with the pool overflowing, and people having picnics just about everywhere.

Daytime highs were expected to stay near or above 90 degrees in the area until Thursday, when a slight drop in temperature may be accompanied by some rain.

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