Mountain View Fire Department - Class 1
1000 Villa Street • Mountain View • CA • 94041-1295
(650) 903-6365 • Fax (650) 903-0151

Fire Department Press Release  

MEDIA RELEASE 07092021-1
Subject :

Heat Advisory
Contact : Robert Maitland
Fire Department PIO
(650) 903-6825

The National Weather Service forecast a heat advisory for the Santa Clara Valley that began today at noon and will last until Sunday at 11 p.m. The hottest day will be Saturday, with high temperatures expected to reach the mid-90s. Monday will see cooler temperatures in the low 80s.

Take care of yourself and your families by drinking plenty of fluids, staying in air-conditioned facilities, limiting strenuous activities, and checking in on relatives and neighbors.

In anticipation of the heat, the City of Mountain View will open the following facilities to the public on Saturday, July 10, as air-conditioned cooling centers to find shelter from the heat:

  • Mountain View Community Center at 201 S Rengstorff Ave., from 1-7 p.m.
  • Mountain View Public Library at 585 Franklin St., from 12-6 p.m.
  • Mountain View Police Fire Station lobby at 1000 Villa St., from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Ring buzzer on yellow callbox for service.

The following California Department of Public Health social distancing guidelines will be enforced:

  • Face coverings are required (exception of children two years and under or if medically inadvisable).
  • Visitors are required to maintain a minimum distance of 6 feet from others at all times.

The following pools will be open to Mountain View residents to participate in free recreational swim on Saturday, July 10. Pool capacity is limited and available on a first-come-first-served basis.

  • Rengstorff Park Pool at 201 S Rengstorff Ave., from 1-5:45 p.m.
  • Eagle Park Pool at 650 Franklin St., from 1-4:45 p.m.

Call 9-1-1 if you are experiencing a medical emergency.