City announces cooling centers in preparation for triple-digit heats

The city of Santa Clarita announced Friday its plans to open a handful of local cooling centers in anticipation of triple-digit heat next week.  “On Monday, we will start pumping temperatures up, probably around 100 degrees in parts of Santa Clarita,” said David Gomberg, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service. “But the peak of the heat … is Tuesday through Thursday.”  According to Gomberg, temperatures