The beach is usually the place go when temperatures in the valley and inland areas climb into the triple digits.
Not on Wednesday, the second day of a three-day run of sizzling temperatures.
Temperatures are forecast to be above normal throughout the region, including beach communities. Expect temperatures in the 80s and low-90s along the coast.
Newport Beach is a cool spot. Temperatures are forecast to reach the low-80s Wednesday.
In downtown LA, Wednesday's high might reach 99 degrees. Highs in the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys might reach 107 degrees.
Other highs foreast for Wednesday: Newport Beach, 80; Avalon, 83; LAX, 96; Anaheim, 96; Long Beach, 97; Palmdale, 101; Pasadena, 103; Lancaster, 103; Burbank, 104; Woodland Hills, 107.
Expect more of the same Thursday. A drop in temperatures might come Friday, when a dropoff of 15 degrees is forecast for downtown LA.