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Image of El Nino conditions in the Pacific Ocean in December 1997.The white and red areas indicate warmer waters. (NASA)

Scientists Now Predicting Near 100% Chance Of Strong El Nino, But Rainfall Isn’t Always Guaranteed

Climate experts say El Nino is growing stronger and could bring drought-busting wet weather to California this year.

17 hours ago

Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, California (Getty Images)

Roberta Answers, ‘When Will This Gray May Weather End?’

Here’s the deal. The San Francisco Bay Area has been unseasonably cool since right around May 5.

19 hours ago

What is this wet stuff falling from the sky? This California toddler tried to taste his first drop of rain. (CBS)

Drought So Bad This California Kid Has Never Seen Rain

Should you touch it? Eat it? Run from it? Some of California’s youngest children have no idea what rain is.

05/16/2015

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Late Season Thunderstorms A Thrill For Bay Area Sky Watchers

I remember vividly in 2012 the Bay Area experienced 6 days of thunderstorms. I loved it! But thunderstorms are not embraced by all, some people are downright fearful of thunderstorms (and so are some pets). And with our recent drought, thunderstorms can be a huge concern due to fire danger.

05/15/2015

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Entire Month’s Rainfall Drops On South Bay In A Day, Along With Hail, Lightning And Thunder

More rain fell in the Bay Area on Thursday than normally falls for the entire month of May as a spring storm moved through with lightning, thunder, hail, and downpours.

05/14/2015