The dog days of summer are here in New York and it is going to feel like it this week.

A major weather front is set to move across New York and that will bring hot and humid weather to pretty much the entire state.

There will be a high chance of rain and thunderstorms across the state, with most of the rain chance in the afternoons and evenings.

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That means it will feel very humid during the day. The heat index in some places will be close to triple digits.

The good news is that a cool-down is expected to move across the state heading into the weekend.

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