| Jul 3, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Independence Day will probably start off a little cloudy in Los Angeles, but forecasters expect a sunny holiday ripe for barbeques and firework shows.
Temperatures are expected to be slightly below normal across Los Angeles County, said weather...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 8:38 AM
California remains in the grip of a heat wave that threatens to bring record temperatures to the state this weekend.
On Friday, several records were set, both for high temperatures and for hottest low temperatures. And this weekend is supposed to be...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 7:23 AM
The worst of a heat wave that broiled the Western U.S. may have passed, but forecasters say it will remain hot across the region for the next several days.
Temperatures will drop a few degrees Monday, causing the National Weather Service to remove...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:56 AM
Temperatures are expected to spike Friday as Southern Californians brace for a blistering weekend that has prompted heat advisories and the opening of cooling centers. The National Weather Service issued heat warnings for large swaths of the state,...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 9:23 AM
As firefighters continued Wednesday to make gains on a wildfire near Yosemite National Park, a high-wind warning went into effect in Southern California mountain areas.
The National Weather Service said winds gusting up to 50 mph were expected to last...
| May 28, 2013
| 10:11 AM
The fire burning in Los Padres National Forest in Santa Barbara County has consumed 1,800 acres and remains at 10% containment, officials said.
The White fire is "well within" the forest, burning in an easterly direction along the Santa Ynez River,...
| May 24, 2013
| 7:00 AM
OKLAHOMA CITY — Two days before the tornado hit, Gary England had an uneasy feeling. The wind patterns emerging over the weekend reminded him of the conditions that unleashed deadly storms in the region on May 3, 1999.
He began warning that...
| May 21, 2013
| 5:10 PM
MOORE, Okla. — State and local officials vowed Tuesday to rebuild this bereft suburb, shattered by a tornado that brought death and massive destruction, even as they fought poor weather to push ahead with rescue efforts.
In a day marked by...
| May 13, 2013
| 2:40 PM
As the clock ticked on, the sun continued to shine and the mercury continued its climb toward record temperatures across Los Angeles County on Monday afternoon.
By 2 p.m. several cities were close to marking heat records, an official from the...
| May 1, 2013
| 7:19 AM
Red flag warnings were issued Wednesday across Southern California as heat and dry winds were expected to turn Los Angeles and Ventura County mountains and valleys into a tinderbox.
The National Weather Service said the red flag warnings would be in...
| May 1, 2013
| 3:59 PM
More than 400 firefighters are battling a wind-fanned fire near Banning that spread to 200 acres Wednesday afternoon, officials said.
The blaze, dubbed the Summit fire, flared near North San Gorgonio Road and Summit Drive shortly after 12:30 p.m.,...