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CNS News
October 29, 2019 - 1:33 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A Santa Ana wind event that meteorologists expect to be the strongest of the season will get underway late tonight, combining with very low humidity levels and an abundance of dry vegetation to create "extreme" fire weather conditions, including wind gusts of 80 miles per hour...
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Rebekah Sager
October 25, 2019 - 11:37 am
In light of devastating fires blazing in and around Santa Clarita, Airbnb has activated its Open Homes Program, to help displaced residents and relief workers deployed to fight the Tick Fire. The program recruits hosts willing to provide free housing to those in need in the community. Click here if...
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October 25, 2019 - 7:36 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — California's biggest utility admitted its electrical equipment may have ignited a wildfire burning in wine country Friday, despite blackouts imposed across the region to prevent blazes. Meanwhile, a wind-whipped fire destroyed homes near Los Angeles. More than 50,000 people were...
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October 24, 2019 - 7:43 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The Southland is under a red flag warning for extreme fire danger today and tomorrow, with high winds and low humidity combining to produce the critical conditions. The strong Santa Ana winds and hot, dry weather prompted Southern California Edison to temporarily shut off power...
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October 22, 2019 - 12:18 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A week-long autumn heatwave intensified today, with the temperature expected to reach the mid-90s in downtown Los Angeles and approach triple-digits in other areas. High winds had been expected throughout the morning in the mountains and the Santa Clarita Valley, but a wind...
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September 24, 2019 - 11:21 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Abnormally high temperatures will engulf the Southland today, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a heat advisory for several communities and warn area residents to guard against heat-related illnesses, and the U.S. Forest Service raised the danger level in the...
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September 03, 2019 - 8:10 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - High temperatures -- including the high 90s and low 100s -- were forecast in the Southland today, along with the possibility of thunderstorms, heavy rain and flash flooding in areas previously denuded by wildfire. Los Angeles County health officials, meanwhile, have issued a...
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August 14, 2019 - 8:52 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Another day of high heat is in store for Southern California today, prompting forecasters to warn of a risk of heat-related illnesses, particularly threatening the homeless, infants, the elderly and people who work outdoors. A heat advisory, denoting an expectation of hot...
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June 12, 2019 - 2:00 pm
A teenager accused of abandoning her newborn baby in a building's dumpster in Northern California in scorching heat was cited for child abuse and will be released to her parents after she leaves the hospital, police said Wednesday. Two people found the boy wrapped in a blanket inside a plastic bag...
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June 11, 2019 - 7:26 am
High heat will afflict the San Fernando, San Gabriel and Santa Clarita Valley today, the National Weather Service warned. A heat advisory, which warns of hot temperatures able to cause heat- related illnesses, will be in effect in the three valleys from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. today, when temperatures...
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