NorCal Braces For Another Heatwave: Local Cooling Centers To OpenWith Northern California bracing for a stretch of triple-digit temperatures this Labor Day weekend, several municipalities are opening cooling centers for residents in need to relief from the heat.
Triple-Digit Danger: California ISO Preparing For Labor Day Weekend Heat WaveThe California Independent System Operator is preparing for Labor Day weekend and round two of potential power outages.
Rolling Blackouts Not Likely Wednesday, California ISO Says; Flex Alert Still In PlaceThe California Independent System Operator said no power outages are anticipated for Wednesday night.
Rolling Blackouts Avoided Tuesday As Heat Wave ContinuesCalifornia's power grid operators were keeping an eye on the thermometer Tuesday after avoiding highly anticipated rolling blackouts a day earlier as an ongoing heatwave stresses the electrical system.
Lightning, Thunder, Showers And Heatwave: NorCal Starts Week With Wild WeatherNorthern California woke up to intense weather early Monday morning - and not just extreme heat.
'Be Prepared For Rolling Outages': Californians Urged To Use Less Electricity Next 4 DaysA statewide flex alert is in place until 10 p.m. Wednesday, due to high energy demand brought on by the heatwave.
El Dorado Hills Couple Loses Power During Rotating Outage, Calls Situation ScaryJennifer and Paulo Borges are restocking their fridge after their lights went out late Friday afternoon in El Dorado Hills.
Downtown Sacramento Records Record-High Heat On SaturdayDowntown Sacramento set a new record-high temperature of 111 degrees on Saturday, during what is the biggest heatwave of the year so far in the area.
PG&E Implements Outages For Up To 220k Customers Amid California Heat WavePacific Gas & Electric said Saturday evening it initiated a second round of rolling blackouts impacting up to 220,000 customers as a heatwave baking California in triple-digit temperatures continues to strain the electrical system.
Doctor Discusses Wearing Masks Safely During Major HeatwavesWe spoke with one doctor who discusses whether wearing a mask in these hot temperatures elevates your chance of getting heat-related illnesses.
Northern California Heatwave: What You Need To KnowIt's going to get really hot. Forecasters warn that the Central Valley is in for an extended heatwave that could push Sacramento close to its hottest temperature ever.
111-Degree High Forecasted Next Week, Would Be One Of Sacramento's Hottest Days EverForecasters are warning that the Central Valley is in for an extended heatwave that could push Sacramento close to its hottest temperature ever.
It Was 40+ Degrees Hotter In Sacramento On Tuesday Than The Same Day Last YearSeveral cities saw record high temperatures on Tuesday - and more 100-plus degree weather is expected.
Summer's Heat Waves Could Get More Dangerous In The Coming Decades, Study WarnsSearing heat during summer days is one of the many dangerous consequences of human-caused climate change.
Cooling Station Open In Ione In Preparation For Heat WaveIone is expecting high 90's and even triple-digit temperature during the week, which has prompted the City of Ione Fire Department to open a Cooling Area.