LAS VEGAS (KLAS)– Due to the excessive heat warning that has been issued to the Las Vegas valley from 11 a.m. Thursday to 8 p.m. Friday, Clark County has announced cooling stations will open starting Thursday.

For those who need a place to escape the heat, here is a list of sites that will be open Thursday and Friday, July 21-22.

If you are spending time outside please take caution and drink plenty of water. Alcohol and caffeinated beverages should be avoided and people should wear light-weight clothing and spend more time in ventilated or air-conditioned areas.