Heat Advisory Issued for Much of North and East Bay Memorial DayThe Bay Area office of the National Weather Service on Friday issued a heat advisory covering a large portion of the North and East Bay on Memorial Day.
High Temps, Dry Conditions Raise Specter of Drought and Fire Danger Across the Bay AreaRecord-high spring temperatures across the Bay Area on Wednesday were putting neighborhoods across the region on high alert due to growing drought concerns and worries about the upcoming wildfire season.
High Pressure To Bring Above-Normal Temperatures To Bay AreaThe National Weather Service is forecasting Wednesday's highs will be in the 80s in most of the Bay Area, as much as 20 degrees above normal.
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.
Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Wood Pile Fire Near BeniciaA 2-alarm wildfire erupted near Highway 680 early Monday, igniting a nearby pile of wood pulp, bark and mulch at a composting facility, sending a massive plume of smoke into the sky near Benicia.
Record-Breaking Heat Expected In Bay Area WednesdayTemperatures around the Bay Area will pick up drastically during the middle of the week, possibly breaking previous records, according to the National Weather Service.
High Temperatures Prompt Bay Area Fire WatchHigh temperatures, dry conditions and strong evening winds have prompted the National Weather Service to issue a fire weather watch for the Bay Area on Monday and Tuesday.