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: California's Mask Mandate May Also End On June 15
“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: LA Begins Process To Make Al Fresco Outdoor Dining Program Permanent
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: Pedestrian Killed After Being Struck By Subway Train In Westlake District
Health experts recommend reapplying sunscreen and staying hydrated by drinking plenty of water before feeling thirsty in the heat.