Keeping cool isn't easy on a day when the temperature soars into the nineties.
News Ten found people working and playing outside Monday at the peak of the heat. Rita Beauman was on her porch working her way through a crossword puzzle. Beauman likes the heat but also makes sure to make a few trips indoors to stay cool. Sam Sterrett prefers jumping in his backyard pool.
Tom Schafer and two others on his lawn cutting crew sipped liquids all day. Tom even wore a special shirt that pulls moisture away from his body.