KBUU Newswire – Day 117 – Mon Mar 4 – PCH Traffic Light Tonight – Principal Calls It Quits – Big Rain Wed



This is KBUU News – Day 117 – the Monday Headlines:

  • =  Malibu Canyon Road has reopened … after that car sized boulder gets chipped away. 
  • = Malibu High’s principal is resigning … after 3 years.
  • =   Should an extra traffic light go up on PCH for the Malibu Beach Inn? A decision tonight.
  • =  The Coastal Commission gets Malibu’s fire emergency changes this week. 
  • =   And the U S Air Force Thunderbirds are going to overfly Malibu … twice … 


Malibu’s Only Local Daily News … from Radio Malibu  …. F-M 99 point 1 K B U U. Good morning … I’m Hans Laetz reporting.


Two more storms appear on the horizon for Malibu. 

Tuesday night … rain will develop.

Wednesday we will see heavy rain … maybe an atmospheric river. 

Three inches of rain possible from that one. 

Thursday and Friday will see a weak storm system arrive … scattered showers.

Another big storm may be on tap for Sunday.


Malibu high school principal Chelli Nye says she is resigning.

In an email sent to Malibu High families Friday … Dr. Nye said she has decided to embark on a new journey … 

And she says it is with a heavy heart that this will be her last year at Malibu High.

Nye says she is committed to Malibu High and a strong finish for this year to ensure a solid and smooth transition to new leadership. 

The district has not issued any statement. 

Nye has been at Malibu High for a two years and a half. 

The school has had a succession of principals over the past decade.


The very nature of downtown Malibu may be at stake … as the Malibu Beach Inn proposal to move its parking lot across PCH goes to the Planning Commission tonight. Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/crosswalk-derided-by-critics/


Malibu’s emergency rule changes for fire victims goes before the California Coastal Commission Thursday.  Details:  https://www.radiomalibu.net/hanges-go-to-ccc-thursday/


Malibu is going to see  a flyover of the US Air Force Thunderbirds in their signature Delta formation today.  Actually  … two of them.  Details: https://www.radiomalibu.net/tbirds-to-buzz-malibu-today-twice/


You are listening to the latest news from Radio Malibu … F-M 99 point 1 K B U U.  ((( time  ))))


From the KBUU sports desk …

This weekend Filip Kurial qualified for six different events at the Spring Junior Olympics to be held at the Rose Bowl Aquatics Center in Pasadena in two weeks.

Kurial was swimming for the Malibu Seawolves.

Kurial qualified in the 50, 100, 200 and 500 yard Freestyle swimming events … plus the 50 and 100 yard backstroke races.

The swimmer also broke his own team records in the 50 Fly, 50 Free, 100 Free, 50 Back and 100 Back … and set new team records in the 200 Free and 100 Fly.

The Malibu Seawolves swim team were at a meet this weekend at Camarillo High School.

Spring quarter swimming starts today.

Kids can sign up in person at the Malibu High pool today at 5pm or online at www.malibuseawolves.com


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Weather for the Malibu ….

((((  Today will be the only sunny day all week   )))) … highs  ((((  59    )))) beaches … ((((   62   )))) mountains and canyons. 

Downcoast winds …  (((   light  )))) miles per hour this afternoon.

Sunset tonight is at   ((((    5 to 6   )))).

After that … (((  clouding up   )))) tonight … low ((((  51  )))) beaches …  ((((  46  )))) mountains and canyons.

Rain arrives late tomorrow … 60 percent chance of rain in the evening .… 100 percent chance of rain tomorrow night and Wednesday.

Total rain may hit 3 inches.

Showers Thursday and Friday … another storm predicted Sunday.

Right now … at Trancas it’s ((((    58   )))) degrees.

Leo Carrillo Beach …   ((((   54    )))).

Upper Malibu Canyon …  ((((      57  )))) .

And at Civic Center Los Angeles … ((((   54   )))).

In the ocean … it’s ((((    55   )))) degrees in the water at Zuma Beach.

The lifeguards say the waves today are   ((((  3 to 4  )))) feet high …. 

Potential for a new round of Westerly swell-mix.

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

(((((  A big high tide was at 7:30 this morning.

Low tide is at 2:26 PM.

A secondary 4 foot high tide at 8:50 PM .     ))))


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