Flex Alert Declared For SoCal, Where Thousands Already Without PowerState power grid officials are urging Southern Californians to conserve electricity Monday amid a fierce heat wave.
Cooling Centers Across LA To Have Extended Hours For Weekend Heat WaveMayor Garcetti announced on Friday that several cooling centers across the Southland will have extended hours on Sunday and Monday in order to serve locals without air conditioning.
Another Day Of Summerlike Heat Due For Southern CaliforniaAccording to the National Weather Service, highs are forecast to include 87 in downtown Los Angeles, 89 in Yorba Linda and 92 in Woodland Hills.
Ventura, Santa Barbara Counties Experience Record-HeatForecasters say Ventura and Santa Barbara counties experienced record heat Sunday, while downtown Los Angeles fell just short of setting a new record.
Heat, Big Waves Expected To Draw Large Crowds To Beaches This Holiday WeekendMany beaches will also have extra lifeguards on duty to handle the larger-than-normal crowds.
Paul Shakes Off Awful Start, Leads Clippers Past Heat 100-93"I kept shooting it," Paul said, "because sooner or later it had to go in."
LA Sees Rapid Contrast To Hottest October On Record With Cold Rain, SnowThe high temperatures experienced throughout Southern California during Halloween weekend gave way Monday to cold winds and rain throughout Los Angeles.
Southern California Saw Hottest October On RecordMost of Southern California experienced the hottest October ever, with temperatures in some areas breaking records by several degrees.
October 2015 Was Hottest October On Record For Much Of Southern CaliforniaOctober 2015 will go down as the hottest October ever in most of Southern California, as the average high temperature was 4 degrees hotter than the previous hottest October.
Newport Beach Scrambles To Hire Lifeguards As Record Beach-Goer Numbers Escape HeatAs temperatures remained more than 10 degrees above normal on Monday, the city of Newport pleaded with off-duty season lifeguards to return and help monitor the masses who escaped the heat at the beach.
Lifeguards Make Over 400 Rescues In 1 Day As Rip Currents Hit LA BeachesStrong currents and rip tides along Southern California kept lifeguards busy over the weekend as large numbers of beach-goers took to the coast to escape the intense heat.
Power Restored To Thousands In West LAElectricity was fully restored to the West Los Angeles area on Sunday, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power said. At one point this weekend about 9,500 customers in the area were left without power in the heat.

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