Posts Tagged ‘malibu’

Northern California slammed by new series of storms

January 18, 2016 at 10:21 pm

A new round of rain and snow barreled into Northern California on Sunday, with more wet weather forecast later in the week. The National Weather Service warns of heavy snow in the Sierra that can make driving conditions difficult. Snow levels will be around 6,500 feet. Continue reading: – Los Angeles Times

Mudslides create treacherous trek on PCH

January 17, 2016 at 11:28 am

Sandwiched by steep mountains on one side and ocean on the other, Pacific Coast Highway has endured countless rock falls and mudflows since it was built in 1929, forcing motorists to reroute through canyon roads.  Here is a sample of major road closures caused over the decades by Mother Nature…. Continue reading: L.A. Times – […]

Gulf of Alaska storm sending high surf to Los Angeles beaches

January 17, 2016 at 11:27 am

A large storm system in the Gulf of Alaska will produce large and possibly damaging surf for the beaches of Southern California beginning Saturday evening and continuing into early next week.  The National Weather Service said the west-facing beaches of Los Angeles County can expect surf heights of 6 to 10 feet, with maximum sets […]

Military-grade explosive device found in backyard of Topanga Canyon home

January 17, 2016 at 11:23 am

Landscape workers digging in the backyard of a Topanga Canyon home on Saturday discovered a military-grade explosive device which later appeared to be inert, authorities said. Deputies were dispatched to the 21300 block of Colina Drive about 5 p.m. after receiving a call about the device, according… Continue reading: L.A. Times – Music News

Gray whales draw crowds on Southern California coast

January 16, 2016 at 5:58 pm

About 20,000 gray whales migrate in the winter from the cold waters in Alaska to the warm lagoons in Mexico, making their way down the Southern California coastline. Continue reading: RSS Feed

High surf forecast along west facing LA beaches this week

January 10, 2016 at 4:28 pm

High surf conditions are expected for much of the coming week, starting Monday for beaches in Los Angeles County, according to the National Weather Service South of Point Conception, surf will begin to build on Monday as a long period west swell begins to move into the near-shore waters.  By late Monday afternoon and Monday […]

Monster waves batter California coast as latest El Niño storm passes through

January 7, 2016 at 6:24 pm

Southern California was soaked on Thursday with another storm driven by El Niño, sending powerful waves crashing against oceanfront Malibu homes and delaying power restoration for thousands of mountain dwellers in the Big Bear area. The storm prompted the National Weather Service to issue a strong… Continue reading: – Los Angeles Times

More El Niño rain, high surf and strong winds expected today

January 7, 2016 at 9:27 am

Coming after days of rain that washed away hillsides and flooded freeways, the next El Niño storm, set to hit Southern California on Thursday, will focus its damage on the coastline, the National Weather Service said. “By far the big headline today will be the surf [with] 10- to 15-foot sets over… Continue reading: L.A. […]

Get ready for rain and high surf as storms bear down on Southland

January 3, 2016 at 10:21 am

Rain, mountain snow and dangerous high surf will come to the Los Angeles area overnight on Sunday as a series of Pacific storms bear down on the region.  The National Weather Service said the first storm is expected to move across the area Sunday night into Monday, bringing under an inch of […] Continue reading: […]

Injured hiker thanks man who carried him 2 miles to safety in Malibu

January 3, 2016 at 10:07 am

A couple was out for a hike in Malibu on New Year’s Day when they ended up becoming heroes for an injured man. Continue reading:

Caitlyn Jenner — Settles with Prius Driver in Fatal PCH Crash

December 30, 2015 at 9:30 pm

Caitlyn Jenner has settled a lawsuit filed by the Prius driver in the fatal PCH crash … TMZ has learned. Jessica Steindorff has settled her suit for personal injury and property damage. Sources connected to the case tell us Caitlyn’s insurance… Continue reading:

AWOLNation’s Aaron Bruno lands a 10-acre retreat in Malibu

December 29, 2015 at 4:47 pm

Musician Aaron Bruno of the electronic rock band AWOLNation has bought a retreat in Malibu for $1.65 million. Set at the end of a long, gated driveway, the rustic home was built in 1980 and sits on three connecting parcels totaling about 10 acres. Join the conversation on Facebook >> Within the… Continue reading: L.A. Times […]