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Guys, The Heat Wave Won't Be Letting Up Until At Least Wednesday
Get ready for a few more days of this hot, insufferable weather. The Department of Health said today that the heat wave is expected to continue until at least Wednesday.
The heat alert was issued for the areas of the Los Angeles Basin, and the San Fernando, San Gabriel and Santa Clarita valleys. The National Weather Service (NWS) said that temperatures were expected to rise from 100 to 110 degrees today and Tuesday in the valleys, Ventura counties and Santa Monica Mountains, City News Service reported. Downtown will hit a high of 97 today.
On Sunday, Los Angeles faced high 90s and the San Fernando Valley reached low 100s, according to the L.A. Times. Even Mt. Washington had a high of 106 degrees yesterday.
It'll be a dry one as well with humidity levels in the single digits. Stay hydrated and cool. If you suspect someone is suffering from heat stroke, contact 9-1-1. Also, here are some tips on how to deal with a heat stroke and how to recognize symptoms of one. If you need to get some relief from the scorching heat, here's a map of the cooling centers and public pools in Los Angeles County.
"Never, ever leave people or pets in enclosed vehicles, even for a short period of time with the windows cracked open," the NWS warned.
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.