While escaping the core of the heat, Los Angeles will still turn warmer through Monday.
A high pressure system will build into the area briefly on Monday, bringing highs in the 80s. Monday will have a high close to 85F.
Scorching heat will continue to build across the Southwest through Monday, challenging some records. Areas near the coast will feel an increase in temperature, but it will be moderated by an ocean breeze including Los Angeles.
The expanding heat will increase the risk for heat-related illnesses. Staying hydrated by drinking plenty of water is one of the most important steps in staying safe from the heat.
Those who tend to spend much of their day outside will want to take the necessary steps to cope with the summerlike heat.
The lasting heat is bad news for the ongoing severe drought across the region.
A quick-moving disturbance moving by to the north on Tuesday could increase the marine layer and keep clouds around into the late morning, but no rain is expected. Highs will be near 80 on Tuesday.
Hurricane Matthew will take a northward turn this weekend, which will bring the storm along the Atlantic coast of the United States next week.
Hurricane Matthew will threaten the central and northern Caribbean with flooding rain, damaging winds and an inundating storm surge early next week.
The rising sea temperatures are creating a more hospitable environment for disease-causing bacteria, a new study finds.
It will feel like an extended winter for those living from the northern Plains to the eastern U.S., as cold and snowy conditions last longer than normal.
Chaba remains on track to become a powerful typhoon and could threaten lives and property across the Ryukyu Islands and mainland Japan next week.
Persistent downpours will raise the flood risk in part of the mid-Atlantic into Friday night, while rain will spread over the balance of the northeastern United States into the weekend.
San Diego, CA (1970)
Strong Santa Ana winds create fire disaster in interior parts of county (September 25 to 30); 500,000 acres burned.
Lander, NY (1982)
15.4 inches of of snow (29th-30th). Total of 32.9 inches for month (Sept. record).
Record dry September: Pittsburgh, PA - Only 0.28" this month; driest September on record (old record 0.57 inches in 1893) Greensboro, NC - Driest month ever (only a trace of rain) Columbia, SC - Only 0.07" of rain.