Cooling center opens in Danville to battle heat

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DANVILLE (WSLS 10) - The City of Danville will set up a cooling center to be available on Wednesday due to power outage and the expected hot and humid conditions.

If you need shelter, call the city's Emergency Communications Center at 434-799-5111.

The center will direct citizens to North Main Baptist Church, which will serve as the cooling center.

The National Weather Service expects hot and humid conditions today, with a high near 93 degrees and a heat index values as high as 100 degrees.