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Cold front brings wind and freeze warnings to Southland

It may not seem that cold if you’re from the East Coast, but to people in Los Angeles, freezing winter weather has arrived. Forecasters tonight issued a frost and freeze warning for Southern California through early Tuesday as temperatures will dip down overnight to the mid to low 30s, especially in local valleys. Winds will make […]

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Cooler temperatures and possible light rain for Southland

Los Angeles County may experience some light rain today and a cold front is expected to keep temperatures below normal until Sunday, forecasters said today. There will be scattered showers this morning in Los Angeles County, followed by partly cloudy skies with a slight chance of afternoon showers, the National Weather Service said.. Highs will be in […]

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Southland on freeze watch as cold front sets in

A dry, cold air mass will bring sub-freezing temperatures to parts of Southern California during overnight and early-morning hours this week. The coldest areas are expected to be the Antelope Valley and, to the north, the interior valleys of San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara counties. A frost advisory issued by the National Weather Service will be […]

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High tides threaten flooding in some SoCal areas

A threat of coastal flooding exists in Southern and Central California this week because of a combination of building surf and unusually high tides, the National Weather Service said today. The highest high tides are expected Tuesday through Thursday, rising from 6.8 feet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday morning, peaking at 6.9 feet at 10 a.m. Wednesday, then […]

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Councilman wants answers for Dockweiler Beach waste spill

Los Angeles City Councilman Mike Bonin today sought “full answers” to how a ton of plastics — mostly medical and personal hygiene waste — wound up on Dockweiler State Beach and elsewhere in Santa Monica Bay. “It was absolutely horrifying,” Bonin said. “People took their children down to their beaches and found condoms, tampon containers and syringes.” The […]

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