State Agencies Gear Up For Intense Heat Over Holiday WeekendAnother hot weekend is in store for the greater Sacramento region, and extreme heat yet again poses a threat to the power grid.
Cooler Weather Coming Later This WeekHot and dry weather with breezy northerly winds will continue to create critical fire weather conditions today. A significant cool-down is expected late this week with a chance of showers and high-elevation snow.
Authorities Say Preparation Is Key To Prevent Heat-Related IllnessTraining in the heat and proper fluids can prevent heat exhaustion.
Sacramento Soars Into Triple Digit TemperaturesSacramento is soaring past triple digit temperatures Tuesday.
Heat Enjoyed By Some, Dreaded By Others In SacramentoMonday's triple-digit temperatures had people across the region trying to stay cool. especially those without electricity.
See When Sacramento Will Get A Break From The HeatSacramento will see a return of last week's hot temperatures in the coming days, according to drone-powered weather forecasting service Saildrone. Temperatures will reach a high of 103 degrees on Tuesday, then drop a bit from Saturday to Sunday.
Shredded Rubber Playground Mulch Worries Some ParentsParents in West Sacramento worried about tire mulch at Delta Gardens Park. And in the summer heat, they’re concerned that mulch made of recycled tires could be putting their children at risk.
Officials: Dangers Of Wednesday's Record-Tying Heat Shouldn't Be OverlookedThe high temperature in Sacramento topped out at 109 degrees today, tying a record that dates back to 1979. As the temperatures soar into the triple digits, it's hard to beat the heat, but officials say failure to do so can be extremely dangerous.
Football Practice Starts Up Under Heat AdvisoryMost of the Valley is under a heat advisory this week. But all across Sacramento County, high school football teams are back on the field practicing in triple digit temperatures!
Triple-Digit Days Coming This Week - 7/16/18It's Monday and it's already starting to warm up. Get ready for triple digits for multiple days this week.
Brain Study Finds People Actually Get Dumber During A Heat WaveResearchers at Harvard University have discovered that a person's brain works 13 percent slower when it has to operate in extreme heat.
Unofficial End Of Summer Brings No Heat Relief In US WestThe Western United States baked through the unofficial end of summer, as temperatures in some parts threatened to peak Saturday at levels not seen in decades and wilting heat challenged crews battling wildfires across the region.
State Fair Attendees Endure Triple-Digit TemperaturesTriple-digit temperatures scorched the valley and outdoor activities, like the state fair, took a hit.
Multiple People Treated For Heat-Related Injuries Outside State CapitolMultiple protesters have passed out at the Capitol due to heat-related injuries, according to the Sacramento Fire Dept.
Rain, Snow Headed For Our Region Following Record HeatCalifornia's touch of summer will be interrupted by a weather system that will bring cool temperatures and rain to a large part of the state and snow of up to 2 feet to the mountains.