Sacramento, Stockton And Modesto Reach Record Temperatures MondayIt was a hot Labor Day, with record-high temperatures around Northern California Monday.
Heat, Smoke And Fire Danger Present Health Risks Over Labor Day WeekendFires across California are making the air quality unhealthy. With extreme heat, smoky skies and a Red Flag Warning, some are calling it an extremely unusual Labor Day.
Sacramento, Stockton, Modesto Heat Reaches Record-High TemperaturesSacramento, Stockton and Modesto all recorded record-high temperatures on Sunday, according to the National Weather Service Sacramento.
California ISO Lifts Stage 2 Emergency Saturday As Heat, Energy Demand Is HighThe California ISO lifted a stage 2 emergency declared on Saturday after saying rolling blackouts were expected as an intense heat wave is leading to high demand for energy usage.
Flex Alert Issued Starting Saturday As NorCal Braces For Hot Labor Day WeekendHot weather is returning to Northern California for the holiday weekend, with temperatures expected in the triple digits.
Californians Urged To Conserve Energy Again Amid Heat WaveCalifornians were urged to conserve electricity again Wednesday as the searing heat wave roasting the West strained the state's electrical grid and raised the threat that another round of rolling blackouts might be needed to reduce the load on the system.
Bracing For Blackouts: PG&E Tool Helps Customers Prepare For Potential Power Outages A new tool from PG&E just went live Tuesday, allowing customers to look up their load block and find out when they are at risk of an outage.
Gov. Newsom Declares Statewide Emergency Amid Heat Wave, Extreme WeatherGov. Gavin Newsom has declared a statewide emergency as California boils under a heat wave that has caused extreme weather conditions.
Outages Still Possible This Week As Heat Wave Threatens California Power GridCalifornia is scrambling to maintain control over the state's power supply.
Folsom Shuts Down Historic Sutter Street To Boost Patio Access For RestaurantsFor the first time during the COVID-19 pandemic, city leaders shut down Sutter Street, giving dozens of businesses in historic downtown access to more patio space and more customers.
Heat Prompts Rolling Blackouts For First Time Since 2001For the first time since 2001, the California Independent System Operator (ISO) declared a statewide Stage 3 emergency Friday evening due to high electricity use in excessive heat.
Northern California Heat Wave: How You Can Get Help With High Electricity BillsWith many people out of jobs, bills are stacking up and some may choose to not turn on the air conditioning, but this isn't recommended.
Fatigue, Kidney Issues Are Possible Impacts As People Adjust To First Heat Wave Of 2020For the first time in a long time, the mercury is rising from Sacramento to Stockton to Modesto and everywhere in between.
Trying To Stay Cool As Temperatures Climb This WeekendWith Summer in full swing, forecasters are warning about triple digits heading into the weekend.
Sacramento Gets Ready For Triple-Digit TemperaturesForecasters are telling people in the Sacramento area to be prepared for triple digits heading into the weekend.