Triple-Digit Danger: California ISO Preparing For Labor Day Weekend Heat WaveThe California Independent System Operator is preparing for Labor Day weekend and round two of potential power outages.
Rolling Blackouts Not Likely Wednesday, California ISO Says; Flex Alert Still In PlaceThe California Independent System Operator said no power outages are anticipated for Wednesday night.
Rolling Blackouts Avoided Tuesday As Heat Wave ContinuesCalifornia's power grid operators were keeping an eye on the thermometer Tuesday after avoiding highly anticipated rolling blackouts a day earlier as an ongoing heatwave stresses the electrical system.
Lightning, Thunder, Showers And Heatwave: NorCal Starts Week With Wild WeatherNorthern California woke up to intense weather early Monday morning - and not just extreme heat.
'Be Prepared For Rolling Outages': Californians Urged To Use Less Electricity Next 4 DaysA statewide flex alert is in place until 10 p.m. Wednesday, due to high energy demand brought on by the heatwave.
El Dorado Hills Couple Loses Power During Rotating Outage, Calls Situation ScaryJennifer and Paulo Borges are restocking their fridge after their lights went out late Friday afternoon in El Dorado Hills.
Downtown Sacramento Records Record-High Heat On SaturdayDowntown Sacramento set a new record-high temperature of 111 degrees on Saturday, during what is the biggest heatwave of the year so far in the area.
Doctor Discusses Wearing Masks Safely During Major HeatwavesWe spoke with one doctor who discusses whether wearing a mask in these hot temperatures elevates your chance of getting heat-related illnesses.
Northern California Heatwave: What You Need To KnowIt's going to get really hot. Forecasters warn that the Central Valley is in for an extended heatwave that could push Sacramento close to its hottest temperature ever.
111-Degree High Forecasted Next Week, Would Be One Of Sacramento's Hottest Days EverForecasters are warning that the Central Valley is in for an extended heatwave that could push Sacramento close to its hottest temperature ever.
Summer's Heat Waves Could Get More Dangerous In The Coming Decades, Study WarnsSearing heat during summer days is one of the many dangerous consequences of human-caused climate change.
Cooling Station Open In Ione In Preparation For Heat WaveIone is expecting high 90's and even triple-digit temperature during the week, which has prompted the City of Ione Fire Department to open a Cooling Area.
More Than 36 Kids Die In Hot Cars Every Year And July Is Usually The Deadliest MonthIt's every parent's unfathomable nightmare, yet it happens several times a year.
California Hit By Severe Heatwave, Power Conservation UrgedManagers of California's power grid asked for voluntary electricity conservation Friday as forecasters predicted more extreme heat statewide.
Sacramento Sucker Punched By Record-Breaking HeatwaveMany were seeking temporary relief from the heat. Saturday and Sunday’s temperatures broke records dating back to 1877.