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RENO, Nev. (AP) — A heatwave is continuing across the entire state of Nevada, where new record highs have been set at Lake Tahoe and Reno and more records are in jeopardy through Friday from Las Vegas to Elko.
PHOENIX (AP) — Forecasters are posting notices of dangerous heat in southern Nevada, southeastern California and southern and western Arizona for Tuesday and the next day or two.
The number of heat-related deaths in Southern Nevada rose nearly 58 percent in 2017 from 2016.
The Southern Nevada Health District released the latest data this week, reporting 123 heat-related deaths in 2017, compared to 78 in 2016.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Temperature records are beginning to fall as a heat wave broils Southern California.
The National Weather Service says downtown Los Angeles broke the July 6 record when it hit 95 degrees at 10:15 a.m. Friday, besting the old record of 94 set in 1992.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — There have been a total of 12 heat deaths in southern Nevada this year, following an unprecedented stretch of viciously hot weather.
PHOENIX (AP) — American Airlines says seven regional flights have been delayed and 43 have been canceled because of a heat wave threatening to bring 120 degrees to Phoenix
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Desert dwellers in the southwestern U.S. see temperatures topping 120 degrees as a reason to hunker down indoors and turn up the air conditioning.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Last year, a French couple died while trying to make sure their 9-year-old son had enough water on a broiling summertime outing at a New Mexico national park.
PHOENIX (AP) — For a second day, Las Vegas set a record daytime high temperature on Tuesday, reaching 113 degrees.
National Weather Service meteorologist Barry Pierce says that tops the old mark of 111 degrees for the date set in 1954.