Updated: 06/29/2013 - In parts of California's Sierra Nevada, marshy meadows are going dry, wildflowers are blooming earlier and glaciers are melting into ice fields.
Updated: 06/30/2013 - A record heat wave has sent more than 40 people to hospitals in Las Vegas and prompted special protection for wild horses and the cancellation of a marathon elsewhere in Nevada.
Updated: 06/29/2013 - Mainly sunny and very hot this weekend..
Posted: 06/28/2013 - A strong high-pressure system settling over the region Friday and through the weekend will bring extreme temperatures to the already blazing Southwest.
Updated: 06/30/2013 - Fire restrictions are now in effect across much of Northern & Western Nevada.
Updated: 06/28/2013 - A strong high-pressure system settling over the region Friday and through the weekend will bring extreme temperatures to the already blazing Southwest.
Updated: 06/28/2013 - Sunny and hot for Friday... with a record-breaking forecast high of 102 degrees. Record-breaking heat possible through Tuesday.
Posted: 06/26/2013 - Sunny and hot as highs climb into the triple digits.
Updated: 06/26/2013 - Partly cloudy and very warm on Wednesday.
Updated: 06/25/2013 - Mostly cloudy on Tuesday with a chance for rain showers. Drying out and heating up ahead. Highs into the triple digits by Friday.
Posted: 06/22/2013 - The two rivers that converge on the western Canadian city of Calgary are starting to recede, after floods devastated much of southern Alberta province, causing at least three deaths.
Posted: 06/22/2013 - Authorities are assessing the damage from storm that killed a woman and seriously injured two other people yesterday in South Dakota.