How to survive a heat dome

The top five things to do when the next heat dome comes around — and what really matters when it’s 110 degrees Fahrenheit in your apartment.

A few weeks ago in July, my girlfriend and I survived the heat dome that fell onto Seattle and much of the Pacific Northwest. The temperature started rising on Friday, hit 110 degrees Fahrenheit for three consecutive days. For almost 48 hours, the temperature in our apartment…