Today is going to be a scorcher, with temperatures up to 106 degrees in Concord! Be sure to stay hydrated and cool!
💦 Drink water all day -- don't wait until you are thirsty
💦 Limit physical activity
💦 Keep shades drawn and blinds closed
💦 Wear loose-fitting cotton clothing
💦 Bring pets indoors or ensure they have shady spots; and make sure pets have plenty of fresh water
💦 NEVER leave pets or children unattended in a car
💦 Use fans and air conditioning, but be prepared for power outages
💦 Consider going to one of the following locations to cool off: shopping mall, library, coffee shop, movie theater, restaurant, senior/community center.
Seniors and people with disabilities can find a list of cooling centers, but please call first to confirm hours of operations and to find out whether drop-ins are OK.
Check out these safety tips to learn more.