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Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 07/02/2012

Heat, storms and power outages: How are you getting by?

It’s been a rough few days for the Washington region as weekend storms have left many without power — in addition to bracing for sweltering heat.

L-R, Melissa Garay, Mark Garay, Ellen Garay relax on the couch with candles while Aaron Garay toys with an electric lantern in the basement of their Arlington home.
Post Local has a great guide to storm resources. And Going Out Guide has a full roundup of ways to beat the heat, from grabbing icy craft cocktails to swimming with the family in a local swimming hole.

If you’re harried, but making do, tell us how. Share your tips for getting by in the comments section below.


Going Out Guide: Best places to beat the heat

D.C. storm resources

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