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.
- Never leave 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.
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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).
Seattle Parks wading pools and spray parks
Spray parks open daily at nine parks; starting Saturday, June 24, shallow wading pools open on warm days at 20 locations, days and hours vary, hotline updated at 9 a.m. daily (206-684-7796 or seattle.gov/parks/find/spray-parks-and-wading-pools).
Life guards on duty, weather permitting (parks.bellevuewa.gov/parks-and-trails/beach-lifeguard-schedule)
Opening Saturday, June 24, noon-7 p.m. daily:
- Newcastle, 4400 Lake Washington Blvd. S.E.
- Clyde, 2 92nd Ave. N.E.
- Enatai, 3519 108th Ave. S.E.
Opening July 1, noon-7 p.m. daily
- Chism, 9600 S.E. 11th St.
Opening July 1, 2-5 p.m. daily
- Chesterfield, 2501 100th Ave. S.E.
Henry Moses Aquatic Center
Opening Saturday, June 24, lap pool, leisure pool with slides, water spray play, lazy river, concessions, open daily through Sept. 4, Henry Moses Aquatic Center, 1719 S.E. Maple Valley Highway, Renton; $3-$15 (425-430-6780 or rentonwa.gov).
Enchanted Village and Wild Waves Water Park
Fun park rides, water park, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. June 23-29; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. June 30; starting July 1, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, Wild Waves & Enchanted Village, 36201 Enchanted Parkway S., Federal Way; $16.99-$21.99 through June 30; $21.99-$40.99/July-August; online discounts available; parking $12 (253-661-8000 or wildwaves.com/index.php).
Angle Lake Park
Angle Lake Park, spray park, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily; 19408 International Blvd., SeaTac (www.ci.seatac.wa.us/government/city-departments/parks-community-programs-services/parks-facilities)