In Edmond, Oklahoma, temperatures during the month of August can peak at 106 degrees. In Falls Church, VA, they can reach 102 degrees, and over in Gallup, NM, summer temperatures can remain in the 90s for days. Across the country, communities are at risk of extreme heat conditions, especially during peak summer months. While for many, hot summer days are the perfect time to splash in cool waters, drink icy cold lemonade, and stay in the air conditioning with a good book, they can pose severe dangers to the elderly, children, and pets. To help educate your community about the risks of extreme heat, and help your citizens stay safe this summer, read our tips below.