FIRE DANGER: First Red Flag Warning of Season Issued for North and East Bay Hills This WeekendThe Bay Area office of the National Weather Service on Friday morning issued a Red Flag Warning for parts of the North and East Bay hills with offshore winds and lowering humidity expected through Monday morning.
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.
Warmer Weather Expected In Bay Area Thursday, FridayTemperatures will be rising robustly later this week in the Bay Area, according to the National Weather Service.
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Glitchy Air ConditioningCity Hall in San Jose is only 14 years old, but the building's cooling system is apparently out of date.
Heat Advisory Issued For Inland Parts Of Bay AreaThe National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for Wednesday and Thursday for the interior regions of the Bay Area.
Heat Watch Issued For Interior Bay Area This WeekendThe National Weather Services has issued an excessive heat watch for much of the interior Bay Area for the weekend with temperatures expected to peak between 95 and 105 degrees.
Report: Climate Change Will Bring More Triple-Digit Heat To Bay Area CitiesA study from an environmental science group says that as the planet gets warmer, people are definitely going to feel it. And for some, it could be life-threatening.
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.
Record Temperatures Trigger Excessive Heat Warning; Elevate Fire DangerA high pressure system parked off the Northern California coast sent temperatures soaring to record levela, triggering an excessive heat warning and a spare the air alert for unhealthy air.
Livermore Rodeo Draws Hundreds On Hot DayA sea of cowboy boots and hats streamed out of the Livermore Rodeo Sunday evening during a day that saw thermometers hit 93 degrees.
Extended Wet Season Could Push Back Harvest For Local VineyardsWith parts of the Bay Area sizzling for a second day, the arrival of summer temperatures after the extended wet weather in May made it feel like spring skipped the region.
Inland Temperatures Rise Into 90s As Bay Area Heats UpSome inland parts of the San Francisco Bay Area had temperatures hitting the 90 degree mark as the first bit of heat to visit the region this spring warmed things up for local residents.
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.