Temperatures were expected to approach 100 degrees in inland parts of the Bay Area this week, according to the National Weather Service.
A new report shows that more wildfires, heat wave and rising seas are expected because of climate change in the state.
The Bay Area marked the longest day of the year Tuesday with clear skies and warm temperatures.
The first Spare the Air day of the season has been called for Tuesday throughout the Bay Area.
The Bay Area’s mini heat wave this week is serving as a good reminder for companies that use outdoor workers that state regulations require more than just passing out bottled water.
High temperatures, dry conditions and strong evening winds have prompted the National Weather Service to issue a fire weather watch for the Bay Area on Monday and Tuesday.
An award-winning film editor has died while hiking in the Hollywood Hills during a record Southern California heat wave.
A strong high pressure system is keeping the heat turned up across most of Northern California.
PG&E officials are recommending careful energy conservation Sunday and during the week’s forecasted heat wave after more than 30,000 Castro Valley customers lost power Saturday due to system overload.
Extreme fire-related conditions have prompted the City of San Jose to temporarily close Alum Rock Park Wednesday.