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Lightning strike over trees at night (Getty Images)

Lightning Strikes Nearly 1,000 Times In Bay Area; Wildfire Danger Remains

Lightning struck 978 times in the Bay Area Thursday night during a dry storm that prompted a Red Flag Warning for fire danger, according to the National Weather Service.

08/07/2015

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Outside Lands Forecast: Time To Layer Up As Usual?

I wish I had a different answer for you, but I’m afraid the truth is “yes. You’re going to want your layers.

08/07/2015

Sunset in Oakland. (N. Jones/CBS SF)

15 Stunning Sunset Scenes Exploding With Rainbows, Fiery Storm Clouds

The Bay Area was treated to a special sunset Thursday night filled with rainbows and fiery storm clouds as an unstable air mass pushed through the region.

08/07/2015

A bolt of lightning hits the South Bay Area. (CBS)

Unstable Air Over Bay Area Leads To Rainy Night, 150 Lightning Strikes

A pool of unstable air is moving over the San Francisco Bay Area tonight, pulling in subtropical moisture and bringing in fast-moving but heavy rain showers.

08/06/2015

sunrise bay area

Is Wildfire Smoke Behind The Amazing Sunrises & Sunsets We’ve Been Seeing Lately?

KPIX 5 Morning Weather Anchor Roberta Gonzales answers the questions you never get to ask on-air. Q: Roberta what’s behind the amazing sunsets we’ve been seeing lately? – Bill in San Rafael. A: Some people have […]

08/06/2015

View of the Rocky Fire (credit: Janet Mondragon/CBS Local-UGC)

Red Flag Warning: No Relief From Fire Risk As Chance Of Thunderstorms Moves Toward Bay Area

Seasonal temperatures and a chance of showers Thursday won’t necessarily mean relief for tired firefighters as the chance of thunderstorms looms overnight.

08/06/2015

Typhoon Soudelor (National Weather Service)

Typhoon Soudelor Heads For Taiwan With 145 MPH Winds

On Monday, Typhoon Soudelor was labeled “Super Typhoon Soudelor,” the strongest tropical cyclone on Earth so far in 2015.

08/05/2015

(CBS SF)

Subtropical Moisture Takes Aim At Bay Area, Bringing Chance For Thunderstorms

A big change in the Tuesday forecast is serving up muggier, but cooler conditions with a chance of thunderstorms.

08/04/2015

Moon In Sky (Getty Images)

There’s Nothing ‘Blue’ About Friday’s Full Moon

The Moon is not actually blue in its appearance during a ‘Blue Moon”.

07/30/2015