Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 4:18 pm
Falling rocks struck a vehicle in Malibu today, causing no injuries but prompting a city official to warn motorists of the potential danger from storm-related hillside debris.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:03 am
Health officials are warning beachgoers to stay out of runoff-polluted ocean water, storm drains, creeks and rivers.
Posted Dec. 17, 2014, 9:02 am
The second of back-to-back storms kept the Southland wet for a second day today, producing snow in local mountains and high surf along the coast while raising more fears of flash flooding in areas below slopes denuded by wildfires, particularly in the San Gabriel Valley.
Posted Dec. 16, 2014, 9:22 am
Light rain generated by the first of two back-to-back storms expected in California doused the Southland early today amid fears that rainfall through Wednesday coming so soon after last week's drenching could unleash mud slides in areas previously stripped bare by wildfire.
Posted Dec. 15, 2014, 9:27 am
A pair of storms headed for the Southland today, threatening to generate rainfall from early Tuesday through Wednesday, National Weather Service forecasters said.
Posted Dec. 13, 2014, 9:00 am
The National Weather Service confirmed Friday afternoon what some people in South Los Angeles already suspected: a small tornado hit the area, tearing up roofs and downing trees and limbs as rain and thunderstorms swept through Southern California.
Posted Dec. 12, 2014, 8:50 am
A storm that has already prompted evacuations in Glendora brought fierce winds and heavy rain to the Southland this morning.
Posted Dec. 11, 2014, 8:49 am
A storm out of the Pacific Northwest bore down on the Southland today, threatening heavy rainfall, flash flooding, rivers of mud and debris in areas denuded by wildfire, high surf, perilous rip currents, and winds gusting at as much as 70 miles per hour.
Posted Dec. 5, 2014, 8:32 am
A nine-mile stretch of Pacific Coast Highway in Ventura County north of Malibu reopened Thursday, four days after it was closed by mudslides caused...
Posted Dec. 3, 2014, 9:19 am
Forty-six traffic crashes were reported today on rain-slick Los Angeles County freeways in the six-hour period beginning at midnight, the California Highway Patrol reported.
Posted Dec. 3, 2014, 9:10 am
Heal the Bay today urged Southland residents and visitors to avoid water contact at Los Angeles County beaches for at least 72 hours, following the season’s first major sustained storm.
Posted Dec. 3, 2014, 9:04 am
More rain fell in the Southland today, resulting in a spike in freeway crashes, and a flash flood watch that had been supposed to expire early this morning was extended to late tonight, but only in areas previously denuded by wildfires.
Posted Dec. 2, 2014, 1:44 pm
Stormy weather -- not just in the Southland but in Northern California and on the East Coast -- led to more than 100 delayed flights before noon at Los Angeles International Airport today.
Posted Dec. 2, 2014, 9:12 am
Rain accompanied by strong winds will douse the Southland today, raising the risk of flash flooding in much of the region and mud slides in neighborhoods below hillsides denuded by wildfires, National Weather Service forecasters said.
Posted Dec. 1, 2014, 11:37 am
Southland residents were bracing today for a storm that is expected to dump several inches of rain on the area, raising fears of mudslides in recent burn areas.
Posted Dec. 1, 2014, 9:09 am
Rain moved into Los Angeles County Sunday, flooding streets, making driving treacherous and sending mud and rock onto the key coastal route in and out of Malibu.
Posted Nov. 30, 2014, 9:28 am
As thick fog cloaked many sections of Southern California today, the region was warned that rain -- real, heavy rain -- is possible in a few days.
Posted Nov. 26, 2014, 8:19 am
Unseasonably warm weather will bathe the Southland today and into Thanksgiving, but despite the heat, no red flag wildfire warnings were in force -- thanks to a sharp reduction in wind speeds.
Posted Nov. 21, 2014, 8:56 am
Heavy rain over the Colby Fire burn area early today triggered a debris flow onto a residential property and prompted the National Weather Service to issue flash flood warnings for the hills above Glendora.
Posted Nov. 17, 2014, 9:14 am
A high risk of wildfire hung over much of Southern California today as a result of high winds and low humidity, forecasters said.
Posted Nov. 1, 2014, 9:09 am
Two small landslides at opposite ends of Los Angeles County marked the rapid passing of the season's first rainstorm today.
Posted Oct. 31, 2014, 8:52 am
A Pacific storm will bring Southern California rain, snow, high winds and possibly thunderstorms beginning this afternoon and lasting through Saturday, forecasters said.
Posted Oct. 3, 2014, 8:45 am
The Southland remained in the cross hairs of a wildfire threat today amid unseasonably high heat, gusty Santa Ana winds and low humidity.
Posted Oct. 1, 2014, 9:21 am
A period of "elevated fire danger" will threaten Southern California from tonight through early next week -- the product of high heat, low humidity and Santa Ana winds spawned by an upper level ridge of high pressure, forecasters said.
Posted Sep. 30, 2014, 9:17 am
Gusty northeast winds, high heat and low humidity will create "critical fire weather conditions" in the mountains, forests and valley areas of Los Angeles and Ventura counties from Wednesday night through Friday night, according to the National Weather Service.