California’s power grid operator has asked for voluntary conservation of power because the extreme cold in much of the United States and Canada has caused a shortage of natural gas supplies to Southern California power plants.
We are locked into a weather pattern with cold air coming from Alaska. It’s much colder in California than it usually is at this time of the year.
California citrus growers began to see some damage to the mandarin crop Monday while winds up to 50 mph add to the misery in cities, where residents have been bundled up against record cold for several days.
Make sure you’re prepared for the notorious wind and cold at Candlestick Park.
It’s the unofficial start to summer, and still many campgrounds are closed because of the late season snow. But some people aren’t letting below average temperatures stop them from spending the weekend in the high county.