More Drought Articles

  • Forecast: 1 more day until California heat relief

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Forecasters say Southern Californians face one more day of sky-high temperatures Tuesday before they get any relief. The region should expect dangerously hot weather, with an excessive heat warning in effect in Los Angeles County valleys until 7 p.m., the National Weather...

  • Hurricane drenches Mexico; may help US Southwest

    LOS CABOS, Mexico (AP) — Heavy rains brought by Hurricane Norbert prompted evacuations as the storm roared up the coast of Mexico's Baja California peninsula. Forecasters said the storm may help bring weekend precipitation to the parched U.S. Southwest. Baja California Sur state Gov. Marcos...

  • Lawmakers approve groundwater management bill

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Amid a third year of drought, state lawmakers began pushing legislation Wednesday that would begin to regulate groundwater for the first time in California history. The Senate passed AB1739 on a 26-11 vote, returning it to the Assembly. The bill by Assemblyman Roger...

  • This one video shows the shocking extent of California's current drought in just a matter of seconds

    Watch California's drought unfold in less than 10 seconds.

From the Weekly Standard