Temperatures expected to hit 95 degrees Wednesday.
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: A man
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: A man relaxes on a bench near Times Square on July 16, 2013 in New York City. A stifling heat wave has descended upon the New York City region for the week; temperatures are expected to reach into the 100s. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty Andrew Burton)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: A man
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: A man relaxes with half his shirt on in Times Square on July 16, 2013 in New York City. A stifling heat wave has descended upon the New York City region for the week; temperatures are expected to reach into the 100s. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty Andrew Burton)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: A man
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: A man sleeps under a Subway entrance's awning at Union Square on July 16, 2013 in New York City. A stifling heat wave has descended upon the New York City region for the week; temperatures are expected to reach into the 100s. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty Andrew Burton)

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NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: A woman
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: A woman walks through Union Square with a sun umbrella on July 16, 2013 in New York City. A stifling heat wave has descended upon the New York City region for the week; temperatures are expected to reach into the 100s. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty Andrew Burton)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Phil Dage
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Phil Dage plays drums in Union Square in the midday heat on July 16, 2013 in New York City. The worst heat wave of the summer has descended on the city with temperatures in the mid-90's today. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty Mario Tama)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Phil Dage
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Phil Dage plays drums in Union Square in the midday heat on July 16, 2013 in New York City. The worst heat wave of the summer has descended on the city with temperatures in the mid-90's today. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty Mario Tama)
The 'Naked Cowboy' performs in the midday heat
The 'Naked Cowboy' performs in the midday heat in Times Square in New York City. (July 16, 2013) (Credit: Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: A kiosk
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: A kiosk screen reads 94 degrees in Times Square on July 16, 2013 in New York City. The worst heat wave of the summer has descended on the city with temperatures in the mid-90's today. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty Mario Tama)

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NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Bernie Young
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Bernie Young flips while performing for the crowd in the midday heat near Times Square on July 16, 2013 in New York City. The worst heat wave of the summer has descended on the city with temperatures in the mid-90's today. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty Mario Tama)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Saadi Hendrix
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Saadi Hendrix (L) and Bernie Young perform in the midday heat near Times Square on July 16, 2013 in New York City. The worst heat wave of the summer has descended on the city with temperatures in the mid-90's today. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty Mario Tama)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Saadi Hendrix
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Saadi Hendrix (L) and Bernie Young perform for the crowd in the midday heat near Times Square on July 16, 2013 in New York City. The worst heat wave of the summer has descended on the city with temperatures in the mid-90's today. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty Mario Tama)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Phil Dage
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Phil Dage plays drums in Union Square in the midday heat on July 16, 2013 in New York City. The worst heat wave of the summer has descended on the city with temperatures in the mid-90's today. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty Mario Tama)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Bernie Young
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Bernie Young leaps through the air while performing for the crowd in the midday heat near Times Square on July 16, 2013 in New York City. The worst heat wave of the summer has descended on the city with temperatures in the mid-90's today. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty Mario Tama)

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NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: People walk
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: People walk through Union Square Park on July 16, 2013 in New York City. Record temperatures soared over 100 degrees in the Northeast U.S., as a heat wave settled over most of the country. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty John Moore)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: People cool
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: People cool off in the shade in Union Square Park on July 16, 2013 in New York City. Temperatures soard over 100 degrees, as a heat wave settled over the city. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty John Moore)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Chess players
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 16: Chess players use umbrellas to find shade in Union Square on July 16, 2013 in New York City. A stifling heat wave has descended upon the New York City region for the week; temperatures are expected to reach into the 100s. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) (Credit: Chess players use umbrellas in Union Square. (Getty))