A slow-moving ridge of high pressure has ushered in summer-like temperatures to Southern California, sending droves of people to the Pacific coast for a dip and prompting Los Angeles Marathon organizers to schedule an early start.
A heat wave gripping the Southland Friday could possibly produce record-breaking temperatures throughout the weekend.
Southern California could see record-breaking high temperatures this weekend while the rest of the country shivers.
The L.A. Marathon will start 30 minutes earlier this weekend because the forecast is calling for record high temperatures.
Scattered rain and snowfall continued across the Southland Monday.
Heavy rain from a late winter storm hit Los Angeles and Ventura counties on Sunday afternoon while the Southland’s mountains picked up a significant amount of snow from a late winter storm that promised more precipitation as the night wore on.
A rain storm is headed in towards the Southland this weekend and weather forecasters predict that will leave a blanket of snow in the mountain areas.
Many parts of the U.S. have already broken records for snowfall and below zero temperatures while other parts have seen unseasonably warm temperatures.
The rare Pelagic red crabs, which have an anatomy similar to small lobsters and have large, black eyes, have washed up in the thousands in Orange County, creating a rather oceanic odor.
More rain is expected for the Southland Monday after a weekend storm that brought .70 inches.
Better clearing Wednesday morning with temperatures to run 3 to 5 degrees above average.
There is just a little patchy fog this morning. It should burn off sometime before 9 a.m. We will have some cooling today with a stronger on-shore flow.
More than a dozen flights at Los Angeles International Airport have been canceled because of snowstorms lashing the East Coast.
Temperatures will once again top out in the mid to upper 80s.
Expect even warmer weather Thursday with temperatures on average up 15 to 20 degrees above the seasonal norms.