The fire started around midday in the area of Hay Road and State Road 113 in Dixon. A large plume of white smoke could be seen coming from the fire.
- Palm Beach Daily News
The system currently has a 50% of development over the next five days. If it becomes a tropical storm, it would be Bonnie.
- Road & Track
And here's how much prices have spiked for all of that palladium, rhodium, and platinum.
- Idaho Statesman
Sixty people nearly had to stay at the park overnight.
- Associated Press
Two people reported overdue after deciding to return to Virginia in their weather-damaged sailboat instead of continuing their trip to Portugal’s Azores are safely headed home, the U.S. Coast Guard announced Friday. Virginia Beach natives Yanni Nikopoulos and Dale Jones, both 65, contacted the Coast Guard on Friday saying they were safe and on course for Hampton, Virginia.
- LA Times
A Kern County man was injured by a lightning strike while out walking his dog and pushing a baby in a stroller early Wednesday, authorities said.
- The Desert Sun
IID may have perfected water rights to Colorado River water, but it is vulnerable. As drought continues, the use of freshwater will be more scrutinized.
- Charlotte Observer
It happened at a neighborhood pool, officials said.
"It’s never been this hot so early in the year"
- Las Cruces Sun-News
Some national forests in Arizona and New Mexico are relaxing fire restrictions and reopening.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Arizona’s wildfire season, which got off to an early start this year, could be even more catastrophic in 2022 than in previous years.
- The Guardian
Images from Lake Oroville and Lake Shasta compiled by the state show ‘a shocking drop in water levels’ compared to years past
Meteorologist Jim Weber says there's still not much in the Atlantic or Caribbean, but a disorganized tropical wave off the west coast of Africa could give us something to track as we head into July of the 2022 Atlantic Hurricane Season.
- Popular Mechanics
Scientists have finally discovered how sheets of diamond rain form on the ice giants, Neptune and Uranus. The answer could explain why Neptune’s core is hot.
The tropical Atlantic has remained quiet since Tropical Storm Alex came and went at the start of June. And while the first month of the season is typically less active than the latter stages of hurricane season, the current year is tracking well behind the prolific pace of the 2020 and 2021 seasons. There are signs that an uptick in activity could occur before July, AccuWeather forecasters say. Meteorologists have been keeping a close eye on a series of disturbances and will continue to do so in
- Idaho Statesman
The Rainbow Family Gathering will host its 50th anniversary event at the forest.
- American City Business Journals
As existing lot supply dwindles for homebuilders, developers are busy gobbling up land to pave the way for new master-planned communities that will bring hundreds of thousands of homes to the Valley. Here's a look at eight that will change the landscape of the Valley.
- The Courier
MISO has observed concurrent trends of increasing extreme weather events that strain the system and an evolving generation portfolio
The Italian luxury sports car maker installs a solid oxide fuel cell plant at its Maranello facility.
- The Desert Sun
La Quinta, our beautiful desert environment, available to all, cannot be replaced if officials allow a surf park development benefitting a rich few.
California regulators allege that U.S. refiner Phillips 66 improperly began processing renewable diesel in a unit at its Rodeo, California refinery, the company confirmed to Reuters. Phillips 66 started to process small volumes of soybean oil at the Rodeo refinery in the first quarter of 2021, the company said last year, part of a plan to become the largest producer of renewable fuels from animal fats and soybean oil in the United States. The Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) issued a notice of violation in early June, saying the refiner began making renewable diesel without modifying the existing air permit that allows the same type of processing with petroleum feedstocks.