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October 11, 2011
A short heat wave this week could push temperatures above 100 degrees by Thursday in the valleys surrounding Glendale and Pasadena, according to the National Weather Service. Even today, daytime highs could hit the mid-90s as a high pressure system builds over the region, the weather service said. On Wednesday, expect highs of 100 degrees in the Burbank-Glendale area, and up to 102 on Thursday, Conditions should be slightly cooler in the Pasadena region, with daytime highs not expected to get past the high-90s, according to the weather service.
NEWS
July 9, 2013
Temperatures on Tuesday could top out at more than 100 degrees in what should be the hottest day of the week. In the Burbank-Glendale area, daytime temperatures could hit 104 degrees on Tuesday according to the National Weather Service. Areas of San Gabriel, San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys, could reach 101, 104 and 108, respectively, the L.A. Times reported. Starting on Wednesday, temperatures should fall back into the high-80s to low-90s for most of the week before heating up again on Sunday, the weather service said.
NEWS
May 1, 2013
Red flag warnings were issued Wednesday across Southern California as heat and dry winds were expected to turn Los Angeles and Ventura County mountains and valleys into a tinderbox. The National Weather Service said the red flag warnings would be in effect through Thursday for the mountains of Los Angeles and Ventura counties, the Santa Monica Mountains, the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys and Ventura County valleys, the L.A. Times reported. Temperatures on Friday could rise past 100 degrees from Burbank to Pasadena, according to the weather service.
NEWS
July 9, 2012
With temperatures expected soar into the 90s this week, two cooling centers have opened in Glendale to provide seniors a place to stay out of the heat. The Adult Recreation Center, 201 E. Colorado St., will operate its cooling center 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Thursday; and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday. The cooling center at Sparr Heights Community Center, 1613 Glencoe Way, will run from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday and Tuesday; 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday.
NEWS
April 29, 2013
A combination of high pressure and offshore winds should send temperatures soaring later this week, according to the National Weather Service. After hitting the upper 70s on Wednesday, highs in downtown Los Angeles are expected to be well into the 80s for the rest of the week, according to Stuart Seto of the National Weather Service. Seto said the peak will likely come on Friday, which should see a high of 89 degrees downtown. In the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena region, temperatures are expected to following a similar trajectory, possibly hitting 90 degrees on Saturday, according to the weather service.
THE818NOW
October 12, 2011
State forest firefighters will be on alert for brush fires in coming days as temperatures rise and strong winds prevail in Southern California. The Inland Empire already was experiencing high winds and rising temperatures early Wednesday, said Daniel Berlant, a spokesman for the state Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, commonly known as CalFire. Winds were picking up Wednesday “to allow for the possibility of a mild Santa Ana event,” Berlant said. “This puts us back into the peak of fire season down in Southern California.” After rain earlier this month, forecasts call for temperatures in the 90s Wednesday and Thursday, and in the high 80s and low 90s Friday.
NEWS
By Veronica Rocha, veronica.rocha@latimes.com | June 27, 2013
Extreme heat expected throughout the San Fernando Valley this weekend has prompted county officials to reopen local cooling centers. Temperatures are expected to reach up to 100 in Burbank, 98 in Glendale and 101 in Pasadena, according to the National Weather Service. Combined heat and humidity could increase temperatures to 105. Officials are asking residents to reduce physical activity and avoid going outside between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Residents can stay out of the heat at several air-conditioned cooling centers in Glendale, Burbank and Pasadena - most of which will be open on Saturday.
NEWS
August 8, 2012
More triple-digit temperatures are expected Wednesday as a ridge of high pressure settles in over Southern California and the area continues to swelter. The heat wave is expected to last through Saturday, with the highest temperatures likely from Thursday on. But the differences between Wednesday and the rest of the week may be slight. “It may be hotter later in the week but you're not really going to be able to tell,” National Weather Service meterologist Rich Thompson said.
NEWS
April 28, 2014
Temperatures are expected to climb into the 90s and reach record highs in some locations during an early season heat wave in the Southland this week, forecasters said. Gusty northeast winds are anticipated Tuesday through Thursday in the Los Angeles County mountains and valleys, according to the National Weather Service . “It is possible that temperatures could reach 100 degrees in a few locations. Some record high temperatures will likely be set this week, especially Wednesday and Thursday, when the records for those particular days are generally lower,” the National Weather Service reports.  The high is predicted to reach 95 on Tuesday, 93 on Wednesday, 97 on Thursday and 93 on Friday in the Glendale area.
NEWS
April 29, 2014
Good morning, 818 readers. Temperatures are climbing this morning in the Glendale, Burbank and La Canada Flintridge area. These are your top headlines this morning : Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who allegedly yelled at a 17-year-old girl, insisting she enter his truck in La Crescenta on Friday, April 18. A big-rig fire that shut down four lanes on the southbound Golden State (5)...
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April 29, 2014
Good morning, 818 readers. Temperatures are climbing this morning in the Glendale, Burbank and La Canada Flintridge area. These are your top headlines this morning : Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who allegedly yelled at a 17-year-old girl, insisting she enter his truck in La Crescenta on Friday, April 18. A big-rig fire that shut down four lanes on the southbound Golden State (5)...
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NEWS
April 28, 2014
Temperatures are expected to climb into the 90s and reach record highs in some locations during an early season heat wave in the Southland this week, forecasters said. Gusty northeast winds are anticipated Tuesday through Thursday in the Los Angeles County mountains and valleys, according to the National Weather Service . “It is possible that temperatures could reach 100 degrees in a few locations. Some record high temperatures will likely be set this week, especially Wednesday and Thursday, when the records for those particular days are generally lower,” the National Weather Service reports.  The high is predicted to reach 95 on Tuesday, 93 on Wednesday, 97 on Thursday and 93 on Friday in the Glendale area.
NEWS
July 9, 2013
Temperatures on Tuesday could top out at more than 100 degrees in what should be the hottest day of the week. In the Burbank-Glendale area, daytime temperatures could hit 104 degrees on Tuesday according to the National Weather Service. Areas of San Gabriel, San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys, could reach 101, 104 and 108, respectively, the L.A. Times reported. Starting on Wednesday, temperatures should fall back into the high-80s to low-90s for most of the week before heating up again on Sunday, the weather service said.
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By Veronica Rocha, veronica.rocha@latimes.com | June 27, 2013
Extreme heat expected throughout the San Fernando Valley this weekend has prompted county officials to reopen local cooling centers. Temperatures are expected to reach up to 100 in Burbank, 98 in Glendale and 101 in Pasadena, according to the National Weather Service. Combined heat and humidity could increase temperatures to 105. Officials are asking residents to reduce physical activity and avoid going outside between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Residents can stay out of the heat at several air-conditioned cooling centers in Glendale, Burbank and Pasadena - most of which will be open on Saturday.
NEWS
May 1, 2013
Red flag warnings were issued Wednesday across Southern California as heat and dry winds were expected to turn Los Angeles and Ventura County mountains and valleys into a tinderbox. The National Weather Service said the red flag warnings would be in effect through Thursday for the mountains of Los Angeles and Ventura counties, the Santa Monica Mountains, the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys and Ventura County valleys, the L.A. Times reported. Temperatures on Friday could rise past 100 degrees from Burbank to Pasadena, according to the weather service.
NEWS
April 29, 2013
A combination of high pressure and offshore winds should send temperatures soaring later this week, according to the National Weather Service. After hitting the upper 70s on Wednesday, highs in downtown Los Angeles are expected to be well into the 80s for the rest of the week, according to Stuart Seto of the National Weather Service. Seto said the peak will likely come on Friday, which should see a high of 89 degrees downtown. In the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena region, temperatures are expected to following a similar trajectory, possibly hitting 90 degrees on Saturday, according to the weather service.
NEWS
August 10, 2012
You know it's hot when hitting 90 degrees is considered a cooling trend, but that's what region has to look forward to Sunday evening, when a week of triple-degree heat is expected to start subsiding. For now, the National Weather Service has issued excessive heat warnings through 8 p.m. Friday night, because of the combination of high temperatures and relatively high humidity for the Southland -- 20% to 30%. In the Burbank-Glendale region, temperatures could hit 105 on Friday, and then 102 degrees on Saturday, according to the National Weather Service.
NEWS
August 8, 2012
More triple-digit temperatures are expected Wednesday as a ridge of high pressure settles in over Southern California and the area continues to swelter. The heat wave is expected to last through Saturday, with the highest temperatures likely from Thursday on. But the differences between Wednesday and the rest of the week may be slight. “It may be hotter later in the week but you're not really going to be able to tell,” National Weather Service meterologist Rich Thompson said.
NEWS
July 9, 2012
Public health officials today warned that the air quality in the Santa Clarita and east San Gabriel valleys is unhealthy, and those with respiratory ailments should limit outdoor activity. The warning from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health comes as a heat wave takes hold in the Southland. Temperatures, particularly Tuesday and Wednesday, are expected to hit triple degrees in some parts of the valley. Burbank and Pasadena are expected to remain in the 90-degree range throughout the week The air quality warning applies to people with heart disease, asthma or other chronic respiratory diseases.
NEWS
July 9, 2012
With temperatures expected soar into the 90s this week, two cooling centers have opened in Glendale to provide seniors a place to stay out of the heat. The Adult Recreation Center, 201 E. Colorado St., will operate its cooling center 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Thursday; and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday. The cooling center at Sparr Heights Community Center, 1613 Glencoe Way, will run from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday and Tuesday; 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday.
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