D.C. heat wave 2012: How are you going to #beattheheat?

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We know how hot it's going to get once again this weekend. With temperatures expected to soar past 100 degrees and heat indices to skyrocket, we want to know how you're staying cool.

While you're out and about today, tweet @ABC7News with the hashtag #beattheheat. It will automatically pop up on our map and you can see how your fellow residents are managing in this weather. (Make sure you've got geolocation activated in your Twitter account so that your tweet makes it onto the map!)

It's that simple. Tweet us with the #beattheheat tag and watch it pop up on this map.

For the latest forecast, check out our weather page at

Jenny Doren shows us how some people are choosing to #beattheheat: