weather

Another hot spell for L.A.

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A hot air mass developing over Southern California will send valley and mountain temperatures climbing into triple digits today, but the above-normal heat will begin dissipating within a couple of days, […]

08/28/2012

Drought-stricken states welcome rain from Isaac

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The remnants of Tropical Storm Isaac could bring welcome rain to some states in the Midwest this week, although it is unlikely to break the drought that has been gripping the […]

08/28/2012

There's a Flex Alert today

Three simple steps to conserve energy: 1. Turn off all unnecessary lights. 2. Postpone using major appliances until after 6 p.m. 3. Adjust your air conditioning to 78 degrees or higher — or use a […]

08/14/2012

U.S. forecasters raise Atlantic hurricane outlook

(AP) – U.S. forecasters are raising their estimate of potential storms in the remainder of the Atlantic hurricane season, which enters its peak period this month. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released its updated […]

08/09/2012

Ernesto becomes hurricane, heads to Mexico

(AP) – Forecasters say Ernesto has become a hurricane off the coast of Honduras and is headed toward the Yucatan Peninsula. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Ernesto had winds of 80 mph and was […]

08/07/2012

Calif. report will guide climate-change decisions

(AP) – As California grows warmer, nowhere will the increased temperatures be starker than in California’s arid Central Valley, where farmers will have to consider whether the crops grown today will survive in a harsher […]

07/31/2012

SoCal heat wave this week!

(AP) – A heat wave is setting up across the interior of Southern California. Forecasters say a triple-digit heat begins in the valleys and desert areas today and peaks tomorrow and Wednesday. They also warn […]

07/09/2012

Southland wind warning begins this afternoon

(CNS) – High winds will buffet the Southland from this afternoon through early Wednesday, creating perilous conditions in the San Gabriel Mountains, the Antelope Valley, ocean waters and along the coast, where minor flooding is […]

06/04/2012

Goodbye La Nina: Will drought, hurricanes also go?

(AP) – The La Nina weather phenomenon is over. Forecasters say that’s good news for the drought in the South and hurricane areas along the coasts. The National Weather Service pronounced the two-year La Nina […]

05/03/2012

So Cal blasted by storm today

(CNS) – Emergency crews were kept busy as a cold, windy Pacific storm swept across Southern California today. Between 6 a.m. and 11 a.m., 249 accidents were reported on Los Angeles County freeways, compared with […]

04/13/2012

Spring storms coming to the Southland

(CNS) – Two late-season storms were headed for the Southland today and likely to generate rainfall Wednesday and again Friday, along with snow and high winds, forecasters said. The first of the two Pacific storms […]

04/10/2012

Allergy season hits early in L.A.

KFWB’s Phil Hulett and Penny Griego discovered that allergy season has arrived earlier than expected. And, according to the Centers for Disease Control, it’s combining with a later than expected flu season.Dr. Philip Perlman, an […]

03/05/2012

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