It’s going to be another broiling day Saturday…and Sunday, too, with temperatures expected to top 100 degrees both days. There is a chance for some Sunday afternoon showers, but if you need to stay cool in Midtown, you might want to consider the Piedmont Park Aquatic Center.
It will be open on Saturday and Sunday from 12 to 5 p.m. General admission for adults is (17-54) $4; seniors (55 over) $2; children (6-16) $2; and children (5 and under) $1.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, extreme heat is the No. 1 weather-related killer in the U.S, claiming approximately 400 lives across the nation. In fact, excessive heat typically claims more lives each year than floods, lightning, tornadoes and hurricanes combined, so it is best to prepare now to reduce your risk of heat-related illness.
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