KBUU Newswire Thu Mar 22: AMPS Supports SMUSD Talks, Power Cuts To Malibu During Fires


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The headlines:

No more talk about atmospheric rivers … even the National Weather Service has become bored with that term.

  • It’s raining … and will rain hard this afternoon.
  • Malibu parents cautiously support Santa Monica district’s independence offer.
  • This … as Santa Monica Rent Control politics threaten to engulf Malibu schools.
  • And Sacramento may intervene … on Edison plans to blackout Malibu during Santa Ana winds.

This is Malibu’s only local daily news.

It’s the   ((((  time  ))) edition of the (((  day ))) news … from Radio Malibu  ….

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Good morning … I’m Hans Laetz reporting.


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A local control parents group is celebrating Tuesday night’s vote by Santa Monica school board members.

Details —> http://www.radiomalibu.net/amps-ready-to-talk-with-smmusd/.


And as if any evidence about the need to extricate Malibu from the Santa Monica school district  is needed … a nasty political battle  down in Santa Monica may jeopardize needed school construction projects in Malibu.

Details —> http://www.radiomalibu.net/amps-ready-to-talk-with-smmusd/


KBUU’s Sam Hall Kaplan will have a commentary about this … coming up in a few minutes …


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The Los Angeles Times has sued L.A. County and the L-A county sheriff … which serves Malibu … over government secrecy.



In news from Sacramento .. a state legislator has introduced a proposed law that would require electric companies to shut off electricity to areas during high fire danger.

With big Malibu implications.

Details:  http://www.radiomalibu.net/sce-may-be-forced-to-cut/


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Weather for the Malibu ….

Chance of rain … 100%.

Heaviest rain after 10 a-m … with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.

Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.

Two inches of new rain possible … four inches if we get a thunderstorm.

Highs ((((  62   )))) beaches and mountains.

Winds will be strong .… blowing off the ocean … from the south … up to 30 miles per hour.

Sunset tonight would be at   ((((   7:07     )))).

heavy rain should end at about 8 … but a chance of thunderstorms remains into the night … lows  ((((   52  )))) beaches …   ((((   46   )))) in the canyons.

Tomorrow should be   ((((   mostly sunny … windy … and cool.  )))).

Right now … at Trancas it’s ((((   60    )))) degrees.

In upper Malibu Canyon … ((((    57   )))) .

And at Civic Center Los Angeles … ((((   60    )))).

In the ocean … it’s ((((   54    )))) degrees in the water at Zuma Beach.

The lifeguards say the waves today are   ((((  3 to occasionally 5    )))) feet high ….

((((  Potential for more wst swell mix to build. Watching wind/weather.  ))))

Those are ((((  poor to fair )))) surfing conditions …. according to the lifeguards.

(((((   Low tide is at  Low: 8:02 AM.

A piddly three foot high tide is at 2:21.

Low tide is at  7:12 tonigt.  ))))


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