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Heat wave


High Temperatures Prompt Bay Area Fire Watch

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.

CBS San Francisco–10/10/2010

Editor Sally Menke with her Editing award poses with director Quentin Tarantino backstage at The Hollywood Awards Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel October 18, 2004 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

Tarantino’s Film Editor Dies On Hike

An award-winning film editor has died while hiking in the Hollywood Hills during a record Southern California heat wave.

CBS San Francisco–09/28/2010


High Pressure System Turns Up Heat On Bay Area

A strong high pressure system is keeping the heat turned up across most of Northern California.

CBS San Francisco–09/26/2010


Heat Causes Castro Valley Power Outage

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.

CBS San Francisco–09/26/2010

Heat Closes San Jose Park

Extreme fire-related conditions have prompted the City of San Jose to temporarily close Alum Rock Park Wednesday.


Temps Predicted to Stay Hot, Second Spare the Air Day Declared

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KCBS) – Warm weather is predicted to be even warmer throughout the region today, prompting the Bay Area Air Quality Management District to announce a second Spare the Air alert this summer. […]


Cold Summer Finally Gives Way to Late Summer Heat

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (KCBS) – The Bay Area is finally getting a taste of normal summer weather, and that has air quality and weather officials sounding the smog and heat alarms.


East Wilts Under Heat Wave

PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ The East is getting baked by the heat again.