LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The National Weather Service said the ultraviolet index in the Los Angeles area will reach an extreme level Sunday.
The UV exposure level, which is measured at noon when the sun is strongest, is slated to reach a level 11.READ MORE: Bill Clinton Reportedly To Be Released Soon From UCI Medical Center
UV levels of 10 or greater mean that a fair-skinned person could sustain a sunburn in approximately four minutes if not protected against the sun.READ MORE: Three Teenagers Critically Wounded At Halloween House Party In Whittier
Ultraviolet radiation is said to be behind a number of health problems, including skin cancer and eye damage.MORE NEWS: Suspect Arrested In Death Of Man At Newport Pier
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