Hot weather

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Heat Wave Prompts Season’s First Spare the Air Day

As a heat wave moves into the Bay Area, the summer’s first Spare the Air Day has been called for Tuesday.

07/27/2015

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Fire Department Says 2 Treated For Heat Exhaustion After VTA Train Breaks Down In San Jose

Two people had to be treated for heat exhaustion after a VTA light rail train broke down in San Jose due to a mechanical issue, officials with the San Jose Fire Department said.

07/01/2015

Berkeley in the dark after PG&E officials said a squirrel caused a massive power outage on June 8, 2015. (CBS)

PG&E Says Squirrel Caused Outage That Impacted 45,000 In East Bay

Officials say a number of power outages have hit thousands of Pacific Gas & Electric Co. customers Monday, including more than 40,000 in the East Bay and 10,000 in San Jose.

06/08/2015

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Bay Area Heat Advisory Issued For Thursday, Friday

Forecasted temperatures approaching 100 degrees in the Bay Area on Thursday and Friday have prompted the National Weather Service to issue a heat advisory for the region.

10/01/2014

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Bay Area Near Record High Temperatures Expected; Hotter Wednesday

Bay Area communities will be seeing near record high temperatures Tuesday amid a heat advisory in effect through Wednesday.

05/13/2014

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Bay Area Temperatures To Sizzle This Week; Excessive Heat Watch Issued

The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat watch for most of the San Francisco Bay Area for Tuesday and Wednesday, with temperatures in the big cities of particular concern, a meteorologist said Sunday.

05/12/2014

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Weather Service Warns Of Excessive Heat In Bay Area By Midweek

The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat watch for most of the San Francisco Bay Area for Tuesday and Wednesday.

05/11/2014

El Dorado Hills firefighters takes a break from battling the Rim Fire on August 28, 2013 near Groveland, California. (Justin Suillvan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Firefighters On High Alert With Hot Temperatures, Dry Conditions

State and local firefighters are on high alert as several grass fires have broken out during this stretch of hot weather.

05/01/2014

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Heat Advisory Issued As Bay Area Temperatures Soar

The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health has issued its first heat advisory of the year, because temperatures are 15 to 25 degrees above normal across the state this week.

04/30/2014

A surfer goes into the water at Ocean Beach (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

About The Bay: Sizzling Summer Temperatures Along Bay Area Coastline?

I live in the southwestern section of San Francisco and last week, there was a heat wave—well sort of. Last Tuesday, temperatures reached 109 degrees in some areas around the bay while The City’s Ocean Beach reached a cool 69 degrees.

07/08/2013

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