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Posted on: June 21, 2022

100+ Temps Expected on First Day of Summer

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Today is going to be a scorcher, with temperatures up to 106 degrees in Concord! Be sure to stay hydrated and cool! 

Remember: 

💦 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. 

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