Weather 2012

Latest LA Weather 2012

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Statewide Flex Alert Issued For Friday Through Sunday

A statewide Flex alert asking Californians to conserve power has been issued for the weekend between the hours of 11 a.m. and 6 p.m., in the midst of a brutal heat wave.


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Pets Can Suffer Heat Stroke In Excessive Heat

Los Angeles residents aren’t the only ones who can suffer heatstroke–pets can too.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2012

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Cool Down At Los Angeles, Pasadena Public Pools

The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation announced Wednesday that all pools will remain open through Sept. 5.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2012

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Boyle Heights Residents Offer Tips To Battle Excessive Heat Without AC

Boyle Heights residents who don’t have air conditioning are offering tips to keep cool during this week’s heat wave.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/07/2012

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Excessive Heat Warnings To Go In Effect Wednesday

After weeks of mild summertime temperatures, Southern Californians sweltered Tuesday in a heat wave expected to last for days and bring record temperatures to the region.


Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (Aug. 7)

Valley temps well into the 100s while the basin is above average, but moderated by a little low cloud cover in the morning. The heat stays with us through at least the weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/07/2012

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Bear Cubs Escape Heat With A Swim In Pasadena Pool

With temperatures reaching into the triple digits Monday three bears sought relief from the heat in a Pasadena swimming pool.


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Heat Advisory Issued For LA County

Triple-digit temperatures across the Southland forced officials to warn residents to stay hydrated and remain inside if possible.


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8 Ways To Cool Down Your Home Without Air Conditioning

Think an air conditioner is the only way to keep your home cool? Think again.


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Triple-Digit Temperatures Continue For Second Straight Day

Temperatures again climbed into triple-digit territory in valley areas of the Southland Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/10/2012

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Southland Cooling Centers Open Their Doors

As the summer heat wave reaches the Southland, Los Angeles and Riverside Counties are providing relief for the elderly and those who face heat related health issues.