Forecasters: Potentially Deadly Weather Pattern Setting Up Across Texas & OklahomaExtreme temperatures coupled with high humidity flowing from the Gulf of Mexico have set the stage for life-threatening heat in Texas and Oklahoma.
DFW Weather: Heatwave Continues Through Weekend, Triple-Digit Temperatures ForecastedHigh levels of humidity will lead to dangerous feels-like temperatures through the next few days that go as high as 110 degrees.
US Heat Wave Scorching Texas, The Midwest And NortheastThe heat wave that has been roasting Texas and much of the U.S. in recent days is just getting warmed up, with temperatures soaring through the weekend.
Forecasters Warn Of 100 Plus Temperatures In South TexasThe advisories warn of an increased risk of heat exhaustion and heat stroke in the affected areas.
Ice Companies Loving Heatwave: Triple-Digit Temps Mean Cold CashWhen the temps outside hit triple digits, hanging out inside an ice house has to be about the coolest job around, but business right now is red hot.
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.
Salvation Army Cooling Stations Open Across North TexasSalvation Army activates cooling centers to provide relief from extreme heat.
Trial Underway For Dallas Stepmom Accused Of Dehydrating 10-Year-OldBoth the father of a 10-year-old boy who died from dehydration back in 2011, and the child’s twin brother were on the witness stand in Dallas on Thursday. The two testified against the woman they say is responsible for the death of Jonathan James.
Dallas Apartment Tenants Coping Without A/CKeeping healthy and safe in the North Texas heat can be challenging. But imagine trying to do it without air conditioning. More than 300 tenants at one North Texas apartment complex are facing that challenge.
Business Not So "Hot" For Dallas CafeAt the Company Café on the Katy Trail there's plenty of outdoor seating for the lunch crowd. But there are not many customers willing to brave the outdoors. Drive around town and you'll find empty seats and empty tables on restaurant patios everywhere as people make a mad dash for the air conditioning.
Salvation Army Helping Homeless During Extreme HeatStaying cool and hydrated is difficult during this North Texas heat wave, but imagine trying to keep yourself safe if you’re homeless. To help those less fortunate Salvation Army volunteers have been spending afternoons handing out hundreds of cups of cold water.
Meals On Wheels Watching Clients During Extreme HeatVolunteers with Meals on Wheels are keeping an eye on clients during the extreme North Texas heat. The Good Samaritans are not only delivering meals but also looking out for the safety of elderly and homebound individuals.
ERCOT Announces Record Use For June DayAs it stands, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) is performing under normal conditions and no emergency electricity alerts have been issued, but persistent hot weather could change that.
No Rolling Power Outages Expected This SummerIt looks like Texas will make it through the summer without rolling power outages. Officials with ERCOT) say forecasters are not anticipating the same extreme temperatures seen during last summer's record drought.
Air Condition Coolant Being Phased Out, Prices TripleIf the air conditioning unit at your home was manufactured before 2010 expect a common summer repair to cost up to triple the usual amount.