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Next Generation Tech Puts Air Traffic Ahead Of The Weather

Bad weather takes the blame for most air traffic delays, whether it’s a blizzard that is blanketing Buffalo in snow or a Midwestern summer storm that shoots lightning around the airspace.

10/20/2014

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Forecasters: Winter Rain Will Not Be Enough To End Drought

Parts of California could receive above-average rain and snow this winter but not enough to end the ongoing drought, federal forecasters said Thursday.

10/16/2014

Temperatures as of 3 p.m. across Northern California. (Credit: CBS13)

Heat From North To South Smothers California

Temperatures approached triple digits in much of California on Saturday afternoon and surpassed 100 degrees in inland areas as a steaming autumn in the state seemed more like an endless summer.

10/04/2014

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Rain Helping In Battle Against King Fire

Wet weather is helping California firefighters gain control of a massive wildfire threatening thousands of homes in the Sierra Nevada foothills.

09/25/2014

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Marriage Made In The Heavens: Storm-Chasing Engineers Share Passion For Extreme Weather

Storm chaser Scott Nicholson remembers the day he first fell in love with extreme weather.

09/22/2014

A cell south of Topaz Lake is already producing quite a bit of lightning Sunday afternoon, but not a ton of rain. Fire danger is high. (Credit: CBS13)

Weather May Hamper ‘Stubborn’ California Wildfire

Unsettled weather, including possible lightning strikes, may add fuel to an already stubborn wildfire threatening homes in a parched area of Northern California, officials said Sunday.

08/10/2014

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Recent Sacramento Weather Has Been Anything But Normal

These past few days have been anything but typical when it comes to summer weather in our area. Here are a few of the highlights:

07/22/2014

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Drought Shaming Pitting Neighbors Against Neighbors On Social Media

If you’ve ever had the feeling you’re being watched while you water your lawn, there’s a good chance you are during this historic drought.

07/11/2014

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Triple Digit Weather Spurs Outdoor Fun, Pics

Anyone whose been outside today knows it’s hot. Temperatures on Monday afternoon soared into the triple digits and while some folks stayed inside and enjoyed some air conditioning, others braved the heat with a little […]

06/30/2014

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Rain Brings Relief To Fire Crews Battling Reno wildfire; 47% Contained

Rain falling in the Sierra Nevada is a welcome relief for crews trying to snuff out a wildfire on the edge of Reno. But it’s also bringing new challenges in the steep, slippery, canyons prone to landslides northeast of Lake Tahoe.

05/20/2014

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Unseasonably Hot Weather Builds In California

An unseasonable spring heat wave is building in California under the influence of a high pressure system that is sending air rushing toward the coast and offshore.

05/13/2014

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Temperatures To Reach Upper 90s In Sacramento Valley This Week

The Sacramento Valley will see temperatures reaching almost 90 degrees on Monday. It’s fairly early in the season for triple-digit heat, but we’ll get close. Temperatures will top out at 94 on Tuesday, 98 on Wednesday, 98 on Thursday and 91 on Friday.

05/12/2014

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