Weather Watch

June 14, 2014

Why Death Valley is littered with Mylar balloons

Remember to hold onto those Father's Day balloons. Onshore winds can carry Mylar balloons great distances, causing power outages and unsightly litter.

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John Lindsey


John Lindsey writes Weather Watch, a weekly column for The Tribune. He is PG&E's Diablo Canyon meteorologist and media relations representative. Email him at .