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Heat Wave To Continue A Third Day

Southern Californians have one more day of high temperatures to contend with before the three-day heat wave gives way to a cooling trend.



Some Animals Handling Heat Wave Better Than Humans At LA Zoo

The triple-digit temperatures may feel like an oven to most humans, but to some of the animals at the Los Angeles Zoo, the weather feels juuuust right.


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It’s Getting Hot, Hot, Hot! Record-Breaking Temperatures Expected This Weekend

Southern California could see record-breaking high temperatures this weekend while the rest of the country shivers.


Another Day Of Unusual Heat Bakes Southland

Temperatures climbed into the triple digits in some parts of Southern California on Sunday, as swaths of the state baked in another day of unusually hot fall weather.


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Heat Wave Continues To Scorch SoCal Through The Weekend

A heat advisory was in effect Friday for the Valleys and Basin as sweltering temperatures and Santa Ana winds make for extreme fire danger in the region.

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Hot, Windy Conditions Prompt Red Flag Warning For The Southland

A red flag warning has been issued for parts of the Southland Thursday due to high temperatures, low humidity and windy conditions.

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Power Outages Make Heat Wave Unbearable For Southland Residents

Power outages cut air conditioning Sunday for thousands of Southland residents suffering through triple-digit heat.


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Stifling Temperatures Sear The Southland

Temperatures reached the triple digits in much of the San Fernando Valley and 92 in downtown Los Angeles on Thursday but forecasters predict slightly lower afternoon temperatures for Friday.


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Hot, Dry And Windy Weather Continues In SoCal

A red flag warning issued for most of the Southland continued to be in effect Tuesday, signifying hot temperatures and Santa Ana winds.

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Heat Alert Issued For LA, Santa Clarita, San Gabriel Valleys

The Los Angeles County Health Department Thursday issued a Heat Alert for the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.

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Baby Found In Parked Car With Windows Rolled Up At North Hollywood Grocery Store

A 26-year-old mother was arrested Monday after allegedly leaving her year-old daughter inside her car as she went grocery shopping in North Hollywood, where temperatures were above 100 degrees.


A fast-moving brush fire broke out east of the Sepulveda Pass near the Getty Center on Sept. 14, 2012. (credit: CBS)

Getty Center Reopens, Wildfire 40 Percent Contained

Los Angeles fire officials say they expect to fully contain a wildfire near the Getty Center art museum above Interstate 405 on Sunday.


Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (Aug. 30)

Still above average today…but a little cooler. There is a slight chance for an afternoon thunderstorm. More cooling tomorrow. Warming on Sunday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/30/2012

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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.


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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.