Average July Temperature In Death Valley A Record 108 DegreesThink it's hot where you are? Think again. It's probably nowhere near the new tentative world's record for hottest month anywhere on Earth, held by Death Valley.
Brain Study Finds People Actually Get Dumber During A Heat WaveResearchers at Harvard University have discovered that a person's brain works 13 percent slower when it has to operate in extreme heat.
Bay Area Sweltering Under Record Heat WaveA high pressure system parked in the Pacific off the Northern California coast Tuesday turned the heat up on the Bay Area, sending temperatures soaring towards record levels.
NOAA: Earth Sweltered To 3rd Hottest August, Summer On RecordEarth just sweated through the third hottest August and summer on record.
Locals Hitting Stinson Beach Crowd Marin County HighwaysOn the hottest weekend of this or any year in the Bay Area, Marin County residents were flocking to Stinson Beach, crowding North Bay highways on their way to the popular spot.
Sweltering Temperatures Trigger Excessive Heat WarningA high pressure system sends inland temperatures in the Bay Area soaring Monday, triggering an excessive heat warnings for the region.
Locals Remember San Jose Woman Who Died From HeatSouth Bay neighbors who lived near one of the two senior citizens who died from heat-related complications earlier this week remembered 87-year-old Setsu Jordan’s smile.
Santa Clara County Reports Two Heat-Related DeathsSanta Clara County health officials on Wednesday confirmed that two San Jose residents died on Monday due to heat-related conditions during the ongoing heat wave gripping the Bay Area.
Thousands Lose Power In Heat-Related OutagesMore than 40,000 Bay Area residents were in the dark Sunday night due to power outages related to the heat gripping the region, according to PG&E.
Bay Area Heat Wave Smashes Old Temperature RecordsClear skies and westerly winds brought record-breaking heat to two Bay Area locations Sunday.
Soberanes Fire 60-Percent Contained As High Temps, Low Humidity Hinder BattleFirefighters working the 91,453-acre Soberanes Fire in Monterey County say the blaze did not spread significantly Saturday, despite high temperatures and low humidity that are expected to persist Sunday.
Heat Wave Prompts 2nd Flex Alert In A Row Called For CaliforniaA Flex Alert called by the Operators of California’s electricity grid continues Thursday as states across the West swelter.