Los Angeles expected to be hit with high ultraviolet index levels
LOS ANGELES – The ultraviolet index level in the greater Los Angeles area is expected to be a ’10’ on Tuesday, meaning “very high,” according to the National Weather Service.
The reading indicates what the UV exposure is expected to be at noon, when the sun’s rays are at their strongest.
Under very high UV conditions, it’s recommended that people minimize their sun exposure between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. If outdoors, you should seek shade and wear sun-protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses.
Those who will be outdoors should apply broad
A very high exposure level reading of 10, or greater, means a fair