Earth’s 16-Month Record Heat Streak Finally EndsFederal meteorologists say Earth's 16-month streak of record high temperatures is finally over.
Weekend Bay Area Rainfall Exceeds October 2015 TotalSince Thursday evening most places in the San Francisco Bay Area got more rain than in all of October of last year, a National Weather Service meteorologist said.
Typhoon-Fueled Storm Lashes Bay Area; Coastal Flooding PossibleA strong storm was bringing rain, heavy wind to the San Francisco Bay Area Friday, and coastal flooding was expected before the storm finished passing through the region, according to forecasters.
Feds Forecast Short-Lived La Niña For November, Drier Weather LikelyFederal forecasters see a weak and short-lived La Niña coming, probably next month.
Southwest Faces Very High Likelihood Of Decades-Long MegadroughtAlready dealing with parched conditions, the U.S. Southwest faces the threat of megadroughts this century as temperatures rise.
California Water Board: Cutbacks May Return As Conservation LagsState regulators say they fear some water districts in drought-stricken California have abandoned conservation efforts as saving dropped off significantly.
California Begins 6th Straight Dry YearCalifornia’s 2016 water year ended Friday, marking a fifth consecutive dry year with low snowfall, officials from the Department of Water Resources said.
Central Valley Farmers Drill More, Deeper Wells As Drought Limits LoomSan Joaquin Valley farmers drilled 2,500 wells last year, 5 times the annual average for the previous 30 years.
Regulators Propose Cutting Delta Water Flow To Farms To Protect FishThe proposal calls for leaving 40 percent of normal flow in the San Joaquin river system to help native fish survive spawning.
Thousands Evacuated As Firefighters Battle Raging Lake County BlazeA quick-moving wildfire burned dozens of structures, and forced the evacuation of thousands of residents in Lake County Sunday afternoon.
Mountain View's Downtown Cherry Trees On The Chopping BlockThe trees on the median in front of city hall have been around since 1990.
700 Trillion Gallons Of Water Found Deep Below California's Central ValleyStanford researchers have released a surprising new study revealing that California is sitting on top of a vast water resource that we didn’t know was there, and it could hold as much as 7,000 trillion gallons.