SANTA MONICA (CBSLA) – People are flocking to the beach to get relief from a heat wave sweeping through Los Angeles.
“It’s too much,” said Yisel Parra. “It’s too much. It’s pretty hot.”READ MORE: Residents Say Strong Stench In Carson Keeps Getting Stronger
“I think it’s wonderful,” said Bob DeRomo. “The heat is great. The beaches are crowded. It’s great to be in California.”READ MORE: Man Suspected Of Stealing Truck Taken Into Custody Following Pursuit
Some people were worried that the heat would bring high fire danger.
“We haven’t had a lot of rain, it’s dry and it’s been really hot today,” said Helen Kim. “And I’m not sure if we’ve done brush clearing and stuff like that. It is a concern for sure.”MORE NEWS: LA Firefighters Respond To Fire At Suspected Marijuana Grow Operation In Canoga Park
Health experts recommend reapplying sunscreen and staying hydrated by drinking plenty of water before feeling thirsty in the heat.