It's hot — but Charles Paddock Zoo is keeping its furry residents cool
The Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero had to get creative to keep its animals cool during the June heat wave that San Luis Obispo County — and the rest of the West Coast — is experiencing. This fisher got a pile of ice in its habitat, while others
The Central Coast saw the biggest waves of the year on Thursday, January 18, 2018 — and they were expected to get even bigger than the ones shown here at Morro Bay Harbor. The big surf was caused by a 967-millibar storm with hurricane-force winds.
Not so long ago, California was in the middle of a deep drought but in June its snow water equivalent rose to a heaping 170 percent of normal. NASA shows in its latest video that satellites were capturing that change.
Check out the waves at Port San Luis, Avila Beach and Pismo Beach on Saturday, January 21, 2017. Some swells were as high as 20 feet. A storm Sunday is expected to bring high winds and 2 to 4 inches of rain.