Too Hot? Cooling Centers Open Over Weekend

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More than 100 Los Angeles city and county facilities will remain open over the weekend to give residents a respite from extreme heat conditions.

With highs expected to top 105 degrees Fahrenheit in many communities, reaching 108 in the San Fernando Valley, the NWS has issued an “excessive heat warning” that will remain in effect until 8 p.m. Sunday in much of Los Angeles and Ventura counties, with a cooling trend expected to get
underway Monday.

“Cooling Centers” have been opened at local libraries, senior and recreation centers across the region.

Los Angeles County

Residents can call 2-1-1 or go to http://www.publichealth.lacounty.gov/docs/cooling-center.pdf to get the latest information on the hours and locations at county facilities.

City of Los Angeles

Residents can dial 3-1-1, or contact:

Senior Centers: (213) 202-2700 or visit http://www.laparks.org/dos/senior/senior.htm

Libraries: (213) 228-7000 or http://www.lapl.org/branches/

Recreation and Parks Centers: (213) 202-2700 or visiting http://www.laparks.org.

Hours vary by facility, please check with the facility for their current hours and to find out if there is space.

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