Bay Area Weather: Fire Danger Soars At Temperatures Rise, Winds Increase A high pressure system parking over the Pacific Coast was sending temperatures soaring early Tuesday, elevating wildfire fears in the Northern California.
Temperatures Soar Across The Bay Area; Heat Advisory In Effect A high pressure system stalled over the Bay Area Thursday, triggering a heat warning from San Francisco fire officials and sending temperatures well above the seasonal averages.
Bay Area Braces For Soaring Temperatures, Smoggy SkiesNorthern California residents awaited the arrival Wednesday of a high pressure system from the Pacific Ocean that was forecast to send temperatures soaring and drape a layer of unhealthy smog over the Bay Area.
Scientists Say Heat Wave In Alaska Is Killing Large Numbers Of SalmonScientists are blaming unprecedented heat wave this summer for reduced salmon populations in parts of Alaska.
Oakland Schools Lose Their Cool, Install Classroom Fans During Heat WaveRelief in the form of nearly 200 electric fans is on the way for thousands of students struggling with the heat this past week in Oakland.
San Jose Officials Bake In City Hall With Glitchy Air ConditioningCity Hall in San Jose is only 14 years old, but the building's cooling system is apparently out of date.
Early Football Practices, Canceled Classes: East Bay Schools Adapt To Heat WaveWith highs expected to approach 110 degrees due to the heat wave, football players at Liberty High in Brentwood staged their practice before sunrise on Thursday.
Temperatures Soar; Bay Area Swelters Under A Two-Day Heat WaveA high pressure system stalled over Arizona early Wednesday turned up the heat in the Bay Area with temperatures forecast to soar into triple digits adding to the already tinder-dry wildfire conditions.
Heat Waves Expected To Become More Common By Climate ScientistsClimate scientists predict that scorching, triple-digit temperatures will become increasingly common across the Bay Area over the next few decades.Climate scientists predict that scorching, triple-digit temperatures will become increasingly common across the Bay Area over the next few decades.
Bay Area Cooling Centers Offer Relief From Heat WaveAs temperatures soared near triple digits Friday, hundreds of residents flocked to local libraries, movie theaters and cooling centers to get a little relief from the heat.
Nighttime Brings No Relief From Sweltering Bay Area TemperaturesA heat advisory was in effect for the inland portions of the Bay Area this weekend. What makes this heat wave unique is that the Bay Area is not seeing a significant cool down in the evening hours.
Spare The Air Alert Issued For The Bay Area Due To Poor Air QualityThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a belated Spare the Air Alert for Wednesday after increased ocean breezes and a fog layer that were forecast to bring improved air quality have not yet shown up.
Relief From The Heat Is Coming For Most Bay Area LocationsRecord-breaking heat that has been baking the Bay Area and the entire state is easing, with some exceptions.
BART Taking Steps To Prevent Track Troubles From Heat After Commute MeltdownBART is taking action to try to prevent further troubles due to the excessively hot weather hitting in the Bay Area.
PG&E Restores Power To Thousands Of Bay Area Homes, BusinessesPower was restored to nearly 7,000 Palo Alto residents and hundreds more in Lafayette who were experiencing a power outages in sweltering heat, on Monday.