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It’s getting hot out there

Music fans cool off in a water slide at the Warp Tour in Pomona where the temperatures were in the triple digits. (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times)
Zach Powell, left, and his cousin Briahna Powell cool off in a wading pool in Palms Park in Lakewood.  (Lori Shepler / Los Angeles Times)
Raging Waters
Joshua Reyes, 16, of Hacienda Heights rides the foam at Raging Waters in San Dimas, where temperatures out of the water were over 100. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Lake Elsinore
Twins Maci, foreground, and Kiara Charlesworth, 2 1/2 , enjoy a day at the beach at Lake Elsinore. (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)
Getty Center
Making their way past bougainvillea plants in the garden at the Getty Center in Los Angeles, three women deploy umbrellas against the sun. (Richard Hartog / Los Angeles Times)
Isaac Voirin, 7, takes in a mist of cool water near the trees outside Universal Studios theme park, where temperatures came close to the 100 degree mark. (Benjamin Reed / Los Angeles Times)
Maricruz Petty holds her infant son Rio up to cooling mist at the Los Angeles Zoo today. Even warmer weather is expected as a high-pressure system moves into the Southland. (Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times)
Snow cone
A snow cone provides temporary relief from scorching temperatures at the Los Angeles Zoo. (Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times)
Universal City Walk
Casey Maclean, 7, runs through the water at Universal City Walk. (Benjamin Reed / Los Angeles Times)
Van Nuys
Construction inspector Paul Joh takes a break from the heat in a shady grove at the Sepulveda Dam Recreation Area in Van Nuys(Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times)