Labor Day

Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (Aug. 31)

An approaching upper level trough was supposed to cool us down, but it doesn’t look like we are tapping into that on-shore flow all that much.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/31/2012


High Surf Expected At SoCal Beaches This Holiday Weekend

Southern Californians flocking to the beach in search of relief from the high inland temperatures during Labor Day weekend will find swells as high as 8 feet.


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33M Expected To Travel Over Labor Day Weekend Despite High Gas Prices

Gas prices have reached record levels in Southern California, but AAA is predicting a three percent uptick in travel over Labor Day weekend.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/21/2012


Leftover Labor Day Trash, Feces May Taint LA Water Supply

Labor Day may have come and gone, but leftover trash and waste in one of the Southland’s biggest parks has left local campsites filthy and could even be contaminating your drinking water.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/07/2011

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Litter Causes Problems For Angeles National Forest Workers, Environment

Labor Day campers and visitors to the Angeles National Forest are failing to use trash cans and dumpsters, causing a huge litter for the park, according to officials.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/06/2011


Thunderstorms May Put Damper On Labor Day Plans

Lightning and thunderstorms are moving through the Southland Monday, which may put a damper on Labor Day holiday plans. An outdoor picnic may not be in the cards because of the unpredictable weather.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/05/2011


Have A Labor Day Getaway At Home In LA

If you couldn’t get away to some exotic tropical location, don’t fret: there’s plenty to do right here at home. Check out some of these fun happenings in your area, and you’ll feel like you had a Labor Day getaway without even leaving your neighborhood!


Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (September 2)

Look for some gradual warming as we make our way into the weekend. Daytime highs will be slightly warmer Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/02/2011

Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (September 1)

After a nice cool Wednesday, things will start warming up as we make our way into the holiday weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/01/2011

Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (August 31)

We continue with some mild conditions for the Southland Wednesday. Daytime highs in the basin and at the beach will be running just a touch below average.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/31/2011


Best Labor Day Celebrations For Families in LA

Five great ways to spend Labor Day weekend around the Southland.

CBS Los Angeles–08/30/2011

Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (August 30)

Look for cooler conditions through the middle of the work week. We will see a strengthening on-shore flow, which means the marine layer will return to the coastal plain Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/30/2011

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