Triple-Digits In Sacramento Area Mean Empty Slides At PlaygroundsThe third day of triple-digit temperatures, paired with poor quality, are creating dangerous conditions for people outside in the Sacramento area.
Triple-Digit Heat Makes Its Presence Felt Across Sacramento RegionWith temperatures reaching above the century mark inside this Bacon Mania food truck the temperature is sweltering between the fryer and grill.
Roseville Hosting National Softball Tournament As Temperatures Soar Past 100 DegreesThe crack of the bat and the cheer of the crowd were mixed with groans about the heat beating down on the diamond Tuesday for the ASA Nationals Tournament.
U.S. Senior Open: Golfers, Spectators Battle Triple-Digit TemperaturesThe heat in Sacramento forced a warning to U.S. Senior Open spectators, but the event went off without a hitch in scorching temperatures on Thursday.
Weird Weather: Wet Wednesday Offers Break Between 100-Plus Degree Days In SacramentoIt’s not the sight we’re used to seeing during the summer in Sacramento—people carrying umbrellas and avoiding soaked outdoor seating.
First Day Of 100-Degree Temperatures In Sacramento Keeps Air Conditioner Repairmen BusyIn Carol Davis’ Elk Grove home, she’s overheating with an air conditioner that’s blowing hot air. She had trouble sleeping the night before when her air conditioner suddenly went out.
Researchers: Drought Improves Lake Tahoe's Clarity Once AgainLight rain and snow led to less clarity-stealing sediment and other pollutants being washed into Tahoe. Warmer temperatures limited the mixing of lake waters in the winter to further increase clarity.
Nearly Half Of Sacramento Homes Have No Water MetersDan Sherry is a city engineer in charge of changing that. He says Sacramento has about 62,000 unmetered homes—about 45 percent—more than any city in the state, but not anymore.
Proposed Manteca Water Park Questioned Days After Stiff Water Restrictions Put In PlaceThe Great Wolf Resort Indoor Water Park could be good for tourism, but many wonder if it’s a good idea during the drought.
Strong Hailstorm Damages California Crops Already Ailing From Drought“I knew there was going to be hail, but I never witnessed hail like that,” said Dino Mencarini. “It came down pretty hard. It came down pretty hard. Our parking lot was just white.”
Panel Warns 4 Years May Not Be The End For California's DroughtFelicia Marcus with the State Water Resources Control Board says Californians should brace for a possible Australian-type of drought. That country was hammered with dry conditions for 10 long years.
Sacramento Utility Warns Water Wasters Could Be Cut Off If They Don't Cut BackAmerican Water serves more than 180,000 people and businesses in Sacramento and Placer counties. But as the drought drags on, and if customers begin to waste water, the utility company says it may be forced to take drastic measures.