There was no red flag warning in effect for L.A. County. A red flag warning in the San Gabriel Mountains and the Santa Clarita Valley expired around 5 p.m. Monday. The 230-acre Martindale Fire broke out in the Castaic Canyons above Santa Clarita Monday afternoon, forcing evacuations for about a dozen homes. … [Read more...] about Another Heat Wave Descends On The Southland Tuesday
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Doctors say the key to maneuvering these high temperatures are to have reliable access to indoor air conditioning; staying hydrated; being aware of the early signs of heat exhaustion that include confusion, an unusual headache, chest pain, shortness of breath; and to keep coronavirus safety guidelines in mind. … [Read more...] about As Temperatures Hit Triple-Digits, Scientist Warns This Could Be ‘One Of Biggest Heat Waves We’ve Seen This Decade’
“We’re tracking a modern Santa Ana wind event,” CBS2 Meteorologist Danielle Gersh said. “Because of that, they decided to issue a fire weather watch. We’re gonna be dealing with some breezy conditions, very low relative humidity of course too, a warm weather and these tempratures climbing well above average.” … [Read more...] about Heat Wave Triggers Flex Alert Thursday, SoCal Asked To Conserve Power
All that will go overboard for five days over the holidays, when up to three households can form a “Christmas bubble” and members can move freely between them. Cabinet Minister Michael Gove spoke of the need to “offer hope for families and friends who have made many sacrifices over this difficult year." … [Read more...] about Europe’s Christmas dilemma: risk empty chairs next year?
The Saudi prince has, however, spoken out about U.S. gun laws, remarking that laws respecting Americans’ right to bear arms “lack rational justification” and in December he attacked President Donald J. Trump and British Eurosceptic Nigel Farage, calling the populist politicians “demagogues”, who are comparable to Islamic State. … [Read more...] about New Cases of FGM Reported Every Hour in UK