The National Weather Service has forecast very warm to hot conditions for the San Francisco Bay Area tomorrow, April 7. Temperatures will be 15 to 25 degrees above normal and will result in an increased risk for those sensitive to heat, especially those without effective cooling or adequate hydration.
Take care of yourself and your families by adhering to the following preparedness actions:
• Drink plenty of fluids.
• Stay in air-conditioned areas or go to an air-conditioned building if you do not have A/C.
• Limit outdoor activities during the hottest time of the day.
• Do not leave kids or pets in vehicles.
• Watch for hot pavement when walking dogs.
• Check on relatives and neighbors.
In anticipation of the heat, the City of Mountain View will open the following facilities to the public on Thursday, April 7, as air-conditioned cooling centers to find shelter from the heat:
• Mountain View Community Center, 201 S. Rengstorff Ave., from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
• Mountain View Public Library, 585 Franklin St., from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
• Robert K. Schatz Police Services Fire Administration Building lobby, 1000 Villa St., from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Call 9-1-1 if you are experiencing a medical emergency.