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Scientists say this year's El Niño is currently stronger than it was during August of 1997, which is when what is considered to be the most powerful El Niño on record developed.  (Images courtesy NASA.gov)

Forecasters Warn Of Potential ‘Godzilla El Niño’

Forecasters are warning the Southland could be hit by what could be the strongest El Niño season on record later this year.

08/13/2015

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Wild Weather, Downed Trees, Dangerous Rip Currents Continue Around SoCal

Soaring temperatures with a chance for storms will continue Thursday here in Southern California.

07/30/2015

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Wild Weather Brings Storms To Parts Of SoCal, But Scorching Heat And Rip Currents To Others

Heavy downpour pummeled the High Desert and Antelope Valley, while Venice and Newport beaches experienced dangerous rip currents and scorching heat as wild weather struck Southern California.

07/29/2015

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Experts Say Predicted El Nino System May Do More Harm To California Than Good

While the predicted El Niño system, expected to arrive this Winter, may bring with it plenty of much-needed rain, some experts believe it may do more harm to the drought-ridden region than good.

07/20/2015

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‘I’m Still In Shock,’ Said Man Whose Unit Was Red-Tagged After Strong Rainfall

Dozens of Huntington Beach residents are trying to figure out their next move after this weekend’s storm caused some of their ceilings, which were under repair, to collapse.

07/20/2015

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Interfaith Prayer Service Is Hoping To Bring On The Rain

The Imam is holding an interfaith prayer for rain at Baitul Hamed mosque in Chino on Saturday because it’s the one thing everyone can agree on, we need rain.

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Scientist Says ‘June Gloom’ Disappearing As Weather Ripple Effect Escalates Drought

Scientists say a ripple effect is making California’s drought even worse, as the state’s annual “June Gloom” cloud cover has been disappearing over recent years.

06/08/2015

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Residents Urged To Turn Off Sprinklers For A Week After Pair Of Storms

Southern California may still be a little soggy, but officials said Friday it will take far more rain and conservation to end the state’s four-year drought.

05/15/2015

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Umbrella Ban Forces USC Grads To Don Waterproof Ponchos For Ceremony

It was a soggy ceremony for thousands of graduates at the University of Southern California.

05/15/2015

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Cold Late-Season Storm Brings Second Round Of Rain, Snow To The Southland

A cold late-season storm continued to bring rain and snow to the Southland Friday.

05/15/2015

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Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (May 15)

Round two of the system appears to be dropping south limiting rainfall totals Friday.

05/15/2015

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Despite Ongoing Showers, USC Says Don’t Expect To Have Umbrellas, Tents At Friday’s Graduation Ceremonies

Thousands of students at USC are gearing up for Friday morning graduation ceremonies. But it’s looking like it might be a soggy situation. Despite the expected downpour, the school says they won’t allow umbrellas and there won’t be tents over the outdoor ceremonies.

05/14/2015

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Spring Storm Brings Thunder, Lightning To Southern California

A storm rolled into Southern California on Thursday, bringing spates of heavy rain, lightning, and thunder to the region by evening, and snow to the mountains.

05/14/2015

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Josh Rubenstein’s Weather Forecast (May 13)

A trough digging into Southern California will bring two waves of energy through the LA area.

05/13/2015

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Dodgers-Rockies Game Postponed Due To Rain

Wilin Rosario was ready to show off his improved form at first base. He may have to wait a couple more days for the chance — snow, yes, snow is in the forecast.

05/09/2015

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