Hot, Dry And Windy: Critical Fire Weather Coming To SouthlandCritical fire weather conditions are coming to Southern California next week, forecasters said Saturday.
Illegal Fireworks Frenzy Lights Up Sky Across Southland Despite Public Safety Warnings
Fire Crews Prepare As Hot Spell Expected To Bear Down On Southland Next WeekSummer-like heat is expected to bear down on the Southland next week with triple-digit temperatures anticipated in the valleys and mountains and temperatures reaching the upper 90s downtown.
Santa Ana Winds Return To SoCal, Increasing Fire ConcernsSanta Ana winds moved back into the Southland Tuesday, bringing with them an increased risk of fire danger.
Santa Ana Winds Return Bringing Fire Danger, Red Flag Warning In EffectWinter started to warm up Thursday in Los Angeles, raising the risk for wildfires as Santa Ana winds returned, leading to gusty and dry conditions.
Red Flag Warning Starting Thanksgiving Day For Most Parts of Southern CaliforniaThe Fire Weather Watch for most areas of Southern California will be upgraded to a Red Flag Warning starting 2 p.m. Thursday and ending at 6 p.m. Friday.
US Forest Service Temporarily Closes SoCal National Forests Over Fire DangerThe closures and restrictions went into effect at 5 p.m. Monday will be evaluated on a daily basis, forest officials said.
SoCal Edison Could Shut Off Power To 139K Southland Customers Due To Fire DangerMore than 79,000 customers in L.A., San Bernardino, Riverside and Ventura counties could experience outages.
SoCal Edison Ramps Up Public Safety Power Outages As Fire Danger Heats UpThis weekend, as many as 6,550 Southern California Edison customers could be plunged into the dark because of gusty winds forecast in the Antelope Valley.
Wildfire Risk High Despite Cold Weather, Evening ShowersThe winds already brought down a large tree in Beverly Grove, breaking the window of one car and crushing the back end of another. At the time the winds brought down the tree Wednesday night, UCLA reported wind gusts close to 50 mph.
Red Flag Warnings Keep Firefighters On High AlertRed flag warnings were in place again Saturday night and Sunday as winds were expected to kick up.
SoCal Approaching 2 Full Weeks Of Red Flag WarningsSouthern California saw its eleventh day of red flag warnings Thursday, the longest run forecasters can remember.
Hot, Dry Weather Plus Chance Of Dry Lightning Elevates Fire DangerThe National Weather Service predicted high winds, high temperatures, low humidity, and exceedingly dry vegetation would elevate fire danger in Southern California again Friday.
Heat, Winds Bring Fire Danger To Southern CaliforniaGusty Santa Ana winds and low humidity levels are bringing fire danger to parts of Southern California as unseasonably warm temperatures blanket the region.
The Santa Ana Winds and Common Problems They CauseIf you live in southern California, then you already know how scary the Santa Ana winds can be. Just a quick reminder of the many dangers associated with these powerful annual winds.