Triple-Digits In Sacramento Area Mean Empty Slides At Playgrounds

The third day of triple-digit temperatures, paired with poor quality, are creating dangerous conditions for people outside in the Sacramento area.


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Sacramento Triple Digits Cause Difficult Work Conditions

Ron Phillips with Integrity First Roofing, is trying to get the job done, when triple digits on the ground are magnified on rooftop.



Sacramento Firefighters Warn Dry Vacant Lots A Danger To Nearby Homes

Each summer fires start on vacant lots overgrown with weeds, which can spread to homes and destroy them.



Roseville Hosting National Softball Tournament As Temperatures Soar Past 100 Degrees

The 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.



Weird Weather: Wet Wednesday Offers Break Between 100-Plus Degree Days In Sacramento

It’s not the sight we’re used to seeing during the summer in Sacramento—people carrying umbrellas and avoiding soaked outdoor seating.


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Cal Fire Crews, Meteorologists Team Up To Track Thousands Of Lightning Strikes

With thousands of lightning strikes over the course of two days from this recent storm, fire crews have their eyes on the skies looking for fires.


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First Day Of 100-Degree Temperatures In Sacramento Keeps Air Conditioner Repairmen Busy

In 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.


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Water Experts Calling For Changes Of How State Deals With Drought

Water experts are urging the state to re-think how it deals with the drought by laying out a series of challenges.


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Worldwide Regional Leaders Join Gov. Brown In Signing Climate Change Pact

California Gov. Jerry Brown and leaders from 11 other states and provinces are signing a pact on climate change that vows to reduce carbon emissions.


NOAA imagery showing the El Nino advisory. (Credit: NOAA)

El Niño Finally Arrives, But Little Impact On California Expected

A long anticipated El Nino has finally arrived. But for drought-struck California, it’s too little, too late, meteorologists say.


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America The Beautiful (And Freezing)

Many parts of the U.S. have already broken records for snowfall and below zero temperatures while other parts have seen unseasonably warm temperatures.



Dense Fog Advisory In Effect For Valley

Officials have issued a dense fog advisory through most of the morning Thursday.