Heat Wave: California ISO Issues Stage 3 Alert, Forcing Rolling BlackoutsThe California Independent System Operator (ISO) declared a statewide Stage 3 power emergency Friday evening as excessive heat drove up electricity use and set records across the Bay Area, forcing rolling blackouts across the state until the power grid stabilized.
Doctor Provides Tips For Avoiding Heat Stroke This WeekendAs the sun bakes the Bay Area, local doctors agree on one thing: you probably aren't drinking enough water.
NWS: Bay Area Faces Prolonged Heat Wave; Excessive Heat Warning For Inland East Bay, South BayThe National Weather Service said the Bay Area will experience a prolonged heat wave from this weekend through the middle of next week, and has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for inland areas in the East Bay and South Bay.
Cooling Centers Opened In Santa Clara And Contra Costa Counties For Latest Heat Spell
Hot Weather Baking Bay Area With Above-Average TemperaturesTemperatures around the Bay Area and along the Monterey Peninsula are expected to spike this week, with above-average seasonal temperatures Tuesday and Wednesday, the National Weather Service said.
Contra Costa County Partially Opens 4 Buildings As Cooling Centers Amid Hot WeatherResidents in Contra Costa Countycan cool off during this week's hot weather at partially reopened lobbies at county buildings in Antioch, Pleasant Hill, Hercules and Richmond.
Meals On Wheels Volunteers Check On Older Tri-Valley Residents During Heat WaveWith temperatures rising into the triple digits across much of the Bay Area, a big concern for seniors is how to stay cool while still abiding by social-distancing requirements.
COVID-19 Safety Measures Are Essential Business When The AC Breaks During A PandemicFor the second day in a row, the heat is still on. A Pleasanton homeowner's air conditioning unit is all turned off, and that’s quite a predicament during this pandemic.
San Francisco Bay Area Swelters Under Another Day Of Record HeatA high pressure system stalled off the Northern California coast turned up the heat again on Tuesday a day after temperatures soared to record levels across the shelter-in-place San Francisco Bay Area.
Heat Advisory Issued; Parts Of Bay Area May See Record High TemperaturesA heat wave expected to kick in late Monday morning for the Bay Area will linger through Thursday night, with record-setting temperatures possible, forecasters said.
Excessive Heat Watch Issued For Most Of Bay Area Starting Memorial DayThe National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Watch for the Bay Area starting on Memorial Day and extending through much of next week.
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.