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Drenching Storm Brings Inches Of Rain, 65 MPH Wind Gusts To Bay Area

As predicted, a powerful storm arrived Friday, ending a near historic dry stretch for the Bay Area.

02/06/2015

Thursday AM Weather with Roberta Gonzales

Watch, Warning Or Advisory…What Do All Of These Weather Terms Mean?

Today we have a Flood WATCH and a wind ADVISORY in effect. What is the difference?

02/06/2015

Storm drain (Wikipedia)

San Francisco Crews Prepare For Incoming Storm By Clearing Out Drains

Crews in San Francisco were busy clearing storm drains in preparation for an incoming storm Thursday.

02/05/2015

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When Will It Rain? Hour-By-Hour Tracking Of The Storm

From Thursday through Monday, waves of water will wash over the Bay Area, drenching mountain tops in nearly a foot of rain, battering the Sierra with 100 mile per hour wind gusts, and triggering countless flash floods across the region.

02/05/2015

Lake Tahoe (credit: Hanna Bankston/UGC/CBS Local)

Will This Storm Finally Improve Tahoe Ski Conditions?

For snow to fall in Tahoe three things need to happen. First, The air must contain sufficient moisture. Secondly, The air must be forced upward. And lastly, the air temperature must cool to 32 degrees or below as the air is rising.

02/05/2015

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Get Ready: Storm Bringing Wind Gusts Up To 60 MPH With Potential To Down Trees, Power Lines

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for the San Francisco Bay Area in effect from 4 a.m. Friday to 4 a.m. Saturday.

02/05/2015

Sandbags

List Of Bay Area Sandbag Locations By County

Here are sandbag locations around the Bay Area.

02/05/2015

Swollen Russian River

20.5-Foot Rise In River Levels As 10 Inches Of Rain Set To Hit Bay Area Mountains

The massive storm bearing down on the Bay Area will dump up to 10 inches of rain on the highest local mountains, triggering a rise in the Russian River of a whopping 20 feet, 6 inches by 3 p.m. Saturday, according to National Weather Service river forecasts.

02/04/2015

A frame from an animation of an atmospheric river hitting the San Francisco Bay Area on December 10, 2014. (NOAA)

What Is This ‘Atmospheric River’ I Keep Hearing About?

KPIX 5 Weather Anchor Roberta Gonzales answers your weather questions

02/04/2015

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