Yorba Linda, Santa Ana crash 43-year-old heat records, power outages cause 'flex alert'

The season’s first monster heat wave descended on Orange County on Sunday, bringing triple-digit temperatures and knocking out power to more than 2,500 customers.
Records set in 1973 in Yorba Linda and Santa Ana were shattered with temperatures of…

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Heat wave crashes SoCal weekend – lifeguards, firefighters, Edison crews at the ready

The heat is on, and Orange County agencies are stepping up their game.
The warm up starts Saturday with inland temperatures reaching 87 degrees and coastal areas around 75. Temperatures are expected to enter the triple digits on Sunday and Monday,…

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Residents worry power outages overlap with heat wave

After an email reminder Thursday from Southern California Edison about a power outage planned today for maintenance, Bob and Christine Paulhus of Yorba Linda started figuring out how to keep their two kids cool – and entertained – given reports…

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