High Heat in Store for Pasadena Friday and Saturday, City and County Collaborate to Open Pasadena Cooling Center

first_img STAFF REPORT First Heatwave Expected Next Week 4 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Community News CITY NEWS SERVICE/STAFF REPORT Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Community News Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Top of the News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. More Cool Stuffcenter_img Make a comment An unusually hot air mass over southwest California will bring high heat to town today and Saturday. Above normal temperatures will persist into next week, the National Weather Service reports.Friday should reach 96 and Saturday 94, the NWS said.Pasadena city spokesperson Lisa Derderian said the city is opening a cooling center from noon until 6 p.m. both days.“We’re opening a cooling center at Robinson Center (1081 N Fair Oaks Ave.) …  at the request of Supervisor Barger’s office. The county will run it and we provide the location,” Derderian said.Derderian said proper social distancing and the wearing of masks will be observed. Water will be available for proper hydration, she said.The NWS urged residents to “drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances.”Also, “take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heatstroke. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible.To reduce risk during outdoor work, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency! Call 911.”Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. North wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.Tonight: Clear, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening.Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 94. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.Monday: Sunny, with a high near 87.Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 62.Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 90.Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84 faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Donald CommunityPCC- COMMUNITYVirtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Community News High Heat in Store for Pasadena Friday and Saturday, City and County Collaborate to Open Pasadena Cooling Center Officials ask the public not to flock to beach, mountains STAFF REPORT Published on Friday, April 24, 2020 | 3:43 pm Subscribe STAFF REPORT Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Business News Herbeauty6 Trends To Look Like A Bombshell And 6 To Forget AboutHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Most Startling Movie Moments We Didn’t Realize Were InsensitiveHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyIs It Bad To Give Your Boyfriend An Ultimatum?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyA Mental Health Chatbot Which Helps People With DepressionHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty5 Things To Avoid If You Want To Have Whiter TeethHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyShort On Time? 10-Minute Workouts Are Just What You NeedHerbeautyHerbeauty Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img read more