Power Shut Off In Parts Of California As Winds, Fire Danger IncreaseLarge swaths of California were without power Monday as utilities sought to prevent the chance of their equipment sparking wildfires while the fire-weary state was buffeted by powerful winds and dangerously dry weather conditions.
California, Much Of US Expected To Be Warmer Than Normal This Winter, NOAA PredictsCalifornians may not need those heavy winter coats or umbrellas this winter.
Above-Average High Temperatures In Store This WeekWe've enjoyed a break from the heat, but temperatures will head back into the mid-90s this week.
Chance Of Rain Fades For NorCal, But Cooler Weather Still ExpectedWhile cooler weather is still expected later in the week, hope for rain over wildfire-scarred Northern California is starting to fade.
Smoke And Poor Air Quality Return To The Greater Sacramento Area Following WildfiresThere were many places in the greater Sacramento area with AQI levels in the orange and red levels Wednesday.
Hot, Dry Conditions Return For The Wildfire-Weary West, And They Could Last For WeeksFor the wildfire-weary, another bout of dry weather returns this weekend and could last weeks. Along with already dry fuel on the ground, the forecast will mean more hazardous fire conditions in a season that has already broken records.
Sacramento Weather: Fall Is Here
Wildfire Smoke Sinks Into Tahoe, Unhealthy Air Quality Warning IssuedAs the smoke clears out from the Sacramento Valley, it’s sinking into the Tahoe Basin. The vista views over Tahoe are now blanketed in a hazy layer of wildfire smoke.
Clearer Skies Bring Breath Of Fresh Air In Solano County Following Weeks Of SmokeFor the first time in nearly a month, people across the region caught a break from the smoke Wednesday. In Solano County, blue skies had people breathing a bit easier.
Rain Could Bring Relief To Thousands Of Firefighters Battling West Coast BlazesWeeks of dry, hot weather have fueled historic wildfires along the West Coast that have killed more than 34 people, and reduced thousands of homes to embers.
Think 2020's Disasters Are Wild? Experts See Worse In FutureA record amount of California is burning, spurred by a nearly 20-year mega-drought. To the north, parts of Oregon that don’t usually catch fire are in flames.
Experts Explain Why Air Quality And Smoke Levels Are Different Around Sacramento RegionAs smoke continues to blanket the sky and fill the lungs of plenty of people in Sacramento and the rest of California, there’s a burning question. Why is the smoke so bad in some areas and not in others?
California Submerged In Sea Of Smoke: Sacramento Air Quality Plummets To Hazardous LevelsSacramento’s air quality has fallen to Hazardous levels Tuesday morning.
Sacramento, Stockton And Modesto Reach Record Temperatures MondayIt was a hot Labor Day, with record-high temperatures around Northern California Monday.
What Triggers PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoffs?For weeks we’ve been dealing with fires and periods of triple-digit heat, but this is the first potential Public Safety Power Shutoff of the year.