Temperatures will reach the 90s in some areas.
With temperatures expected to reach over 90 degrees in some places this weekend (with a heat advisory from noon Saturday to 9 p.m. Sunday in effect), here are some places to cool off:
Seattle Parks and Recreation offers lifeguards on duty, weather permitting, starting June 24 and free beginning swimming lessons for ages 6 and older available at nine Seattle beaches. They’re open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays and noon to 7 p.m. Mondays through Fridays (parkways.seattle.gov/2017/05/04/everyone-water-summer):
- East Green Lake, 7201 E. Green Lake Drive. N.
- Magnuson, Northeast 65th Street and Sand Point Way Northeast
- Madrona, 853 Lake Washington Blvd.
- Pritchard Beach, 8400 55th Ave. S.
- Matthews, 9300 51st Ave. N.E.
- Madison, 1900 43rd Ave. E.;
- Mt. Baker, 2301 Lake Washington Blvd. S.
- Seward, 5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S.
- West Green Lake, 7312 W.Green Lake Drive.
Tips for hot weather
- Drink plenty of water to stay hydrated.
- Avoid leaving children or pets unattended in cars.
- Apply sunscreen if you are going to be outdoors.
- Stay inside in air-conditioned areas if you are more susceptible to heat.
Source: National Weather Service
Outdoor saltwater pool with giant tube slide, public swims, lap swims, family swims, lessons available, daily, closed for swim meets July 6-8 and 14-15; Lincoln Park, 8603 Fauntleroy Way S.W., Seattle; fees and hours vary (206-684-7494 or seattle.gov/parks/find/pools/colman-pool)
Two outdoor pools, big pool with corkscrew slide, shallow little pool; swim lessons, open swims, themed events, daily, 2535 32nd Ave. W., Seattle; fees and hours vary (206-684-4708 or seattle.gov/parks/find/pools/mounger-pool).
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