Davis braces for six days of scorching heat
Autumn Garrett, 9, zooms down the water slide at Manor Pool on Thursday afternoon. Davis' pools are sure to be busy this weekend, as temperatures are expected to top 100 degrees. Fred Gladdis/Enterprise photo
Forecasters are predicting afternoon highs in Davis of around 100 F or higher starting Friday and continuing through next Wednesday. While it appears unlikely that any new temperature records will be set this week, six consecutive days of temperatures over the century mark nonetheless constitute a heat wave.
Davis residents have several places where they can go to beat the heat. City authorities also will monitor the weather, and will notify the community if a cooling center is opened.
Public locations offer a place to cool down at no cost ... Continue Reading