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Expect Bay Area’s Record Heat Wave To Continue Through 4th

What makes this current heat wave so uncommon, is the duration. Monday was the fifth-consecutive triple-digit temperature day in the inland Bay Area, away from the water, KPIX 5 chief meteorologist Paul Deanno observed.

07/01/2013

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Cal ISO Issues Flex Alert Through Tuesday, Urges Reduced Electricity Use

The California Independent System Operator has issued a Flex Alert for Northern California for Monday and Tuesday, and is asking consumers to reduce their energy use because of anticipated high demand.

07/01/2013

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Bay Area Heat Wave To Linger Through The Week

Hot and dry conditions are now expected to continue through Thursday in the San Francisco Bay Area, where an excessive heat warning remains in effect through Tuesday night.

06/30/2013

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Heat Warnings Extend Into Tuesday For Bay Area, Much Of California

A special statement from the National Weather Service indicated the Bay Area will experience hot temperatures until at least 7 p.m. Tuesday, and maybe longer.

06/29/2013

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Bay Area Baking In Weekend Heat Wave

There will be few places within the Bay Area to escape the heat this weekend, with temperatures on the rise even along the coast.

06/28/2013

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Bay Area, California Brace For Weekend Heat Wave

The Bay Area and the entire state of California were preparing Thursday for a scorching weekend that could see temperatures hit triple-digit highs in many areas, even above 5,000 feet in the mountains, as a massive heat wave rolls through the West Coast.

06/27/2013

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Bay Area Heat Wave Continues, First Big Storm Expected Next Week

Temperatures are expected to be above normal in the Bay Area through the rest of the week. But forecasters said the first major storm of the season could hit the region next week.

10/17/2012

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Study Finds California Heat Waves Increasing Toward Coast

A new study by climate researchers suggests California heat waves are trending toward being more humid with elevated nighttime temperatures and are becoming stronger in populous coastal areas.

08/29/2012

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State’s Ongoing Heat Wave Prompts New Call To Cutback On Energy

With more hot temperatures expected Tuesday, a statewide Flex Alert is in effect, and residents are being urged to cut back on energy use during peak daytime hours, a California Independent System Operator spokeswoman said.

08/14/2012

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Bay Area Temps Soar As Western States Bake Under Heat Wave

Temperatures are soaring into triple digits across the western United States as a continuing heat wave strained energy supplies and sent thousands to beaches, lakes and shopping malls in search of cooler climes.

08/11/2012

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