Hot Texas Weather Puts Heavy Strain On Electric GridFriday is expected to be the hottest day of the summer so far across the DFW area. Many people will want to crank the air conditioning, but that can put a heavy strain on the electric grid.
Dan's Tuesday KRLD Forecast - July 25, 2017Bad news first: I hope you enjoyed our brief reprieve of 100 degrees, because they are coming back, but not for too long.
Salvation Army Opens Cooling Stations Across MetroplexAs our weekend temperatures inch higher some relief can be found across North Texas thanks to the Salvation Army.
Judge Orders Texas To Lower Temperature In Sweltering PrisonTexas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide showers, fans and ice water.
Dan's HOT Wednesday KRLD Weather Forecast - July 19, 2017A strong area of high pressure will dominate our weather for the next several days. High temperatures will approach 100 degrees by this weekend. Heat index values will approach 108 degrees. Possible heat advisories by the end of the week into the weekend. Rain chances MAY return into next week.
Dan's Monday KRLD Weather: It's Going To Be HotA strong area of high pressure will dominate our weather through this weekend. High temperatures will approach or exceed 100 degrees. Factor in the humidity, the heat index values will approach 110 degrees by weeks end.
Air Conditioner Repairmen In Hot Demand Amid Heat WaveHealth officials say most heat-related deaths involve people with non-functioning air conditioners. Take a look at the hectic work necessary to keep people cool.
Airline Flights Being Canceled Due To Extreme HeatSummer officially begins on Tuesday night, but it is already too hot for flights to take off from some parts of the country. Delays are piling up from Phoenix to DFW, where American Airlines has been forced to cancel flights.
Tips For Keeping Kids Safe In The Summer HeatThe summer heat has arrived in North Texas. Heat-related dehydration in children can be a big problem, but there are ways for parents to stay on top of things and keep kids safe while outdoors.
To U2 Fans, Concert Tickets Hotter Than Texas HeatThey waited to get into AT&T Stadium in the 95 degree heat, but to them, "It's a beautiful day."
RECORD BREAKER: 92 Degrees On First Day Of SpringIt's the first day of spring and North Texas is experiencing heat we'd expect in mid June.
Texas Prisons Trial Ordered After Heat-Related Inmate DeathA federal judge has ordered a civil trial of the Texas prison system and its leadership in a civil rights lawsuit arising from the heat-related death of an inmate.
Study Predicts Far More Heat Records In The FutureThe United States is already setting twice as many daily heat records as cold records, but a new study predicts that will get a lot more lopsided as man-made climate change worsens.
Staying Cool: Fans Might Not Benefit Seniors In Extreme HeatA new experiment suggests that electric fans may make older adults hotter, not cooler, during triple-digit heat because they don't sweat as much.
Harvey ‘Goff’ Gough Says Grease Buildup May Have Caused FireThe man whose family founded Goff’s Burgers 65 years ago, Harvey Gough watched today as the last of the chain was destroyed by fire.