heat wave

Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (July 2)

The hot weather continues today and while there is little change from yesterday, temps might drop a degree or two. It will still be uncomfortable with high heat and high humidity.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/02/2013

Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (July 1)

It will be another hot and humid day across the Southland. Some monsoonal moisture is being pulled into the area. Expect some clouds to filter through the day.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/01/2013

(credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Angelenos Face Another Day Of Sweltering Temperatures

Angelenos Sunday faced another day of record or near record temperatures amid an ongoing heat wave affecting several western states.


(credit: istockphoto.com)

6 Pasadena Runners Hospitalized For Heat Illnesses

Six half-marathon runners have been hospitalized for heat-related illnesses as Southern California braced for another sizzling day.


(credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Southland Residents Brace For Scorching Temperatures

Southern California residents are braced for sizzling temperatures following an excessive heat warning Thursday.


Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (June 27)

Get ready for the heat. Valley temperatures will approach 100 degrees Thursday. The heat wave will continue through the weekend and into Monday. Excessive heat warnings are in effect for most inland areas and some mountain communities. Expect sunny skies through the extended forecast.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/27/2013

Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (June 26)

The marine layer has pushed back to the coast and we will see more sunshine today with warmer temperatures. But the real warm up begins tomorrow and lasts through the beginning of next week. Near record breaking heat for valleys.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/26/2013

Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (June 25)

A cold front has swept through the west coast and some of the marine layer has scoured out a bit. There are still some low clouds that will clear out. Highs will be a little warmer than yesterday, but by tomorrow we start a significant warm up that will last into next week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/25/2013

weather hot

Study: California Experiencing Stronger Heat Waves Along The Coast

A study has found California heat waves are progressively becoming more humid, with elevated nighttime temperatures and are becoming stronger in populous coastal areas.


Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (Aug. 21)

We are anticipating the beginning of a cool down for the next few days.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/21/2012

(credit: CBS)

Heat Wave Sparks Rash Of Burglaries On Westside

Police are warning Westside residents Tuesday about a series of burglaries they believe are tied to the heat wave.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/14/2012

(credit: CBS)

San Bernardino School Officials, Students Head Home Early After Air Conditioning Goes Out

The air conditioning went out at the San Bernardino Unified School District headquarters and at two schools, prompting officials and students to head home early.


(credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Heat Wave Triggers Flex Alert Tuesday

Consumers are encouraged to reduce their energy use, especially between the hours of 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/14/2012

(credit: Joey Foley/Getty Images for Skinny Water)

Experts Weigh In On Skinny Water, Coconut Water, Other Specialty Brands Of H2O

From “skinny water” to “coconut water” to “vitamin water,” it’s easy to get confused by all the specialty waters out there, especially when people are struggling to stay hydrated in this heat wave.


(credit: CBS)

2nd Flex Alert In One Week Issued For California

The week-long Southern California heat wave has triggered another Flex Alert, asking consumers to conserve electricity between the hours of 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.