Orange County Beaches Closed After Aggressive Great White Shark SightingSeveral Orange County beaches remain closed Friday after a surfer reported a run-in with an aggressive shark.
Rising Sea Temperatures Leaves Fairfield Bird Rescue Center Flooded With PatientsHundreds of hungry and exhausted seabirds are continuing to flood a Fairfield bird rescue center because of rising sea temperatures, leaving the center strapped for resources and volunteers.
Pro Surfer Breaks Neck Riding 25-Foot Waves In Big SurShawn Dollar, a professional surfer from Santa Cruz, broke his neck while surfing big waves Monday on the central coast, according to a statement posted on the Titans of Mavericks' Facebook page.
At Least 2 Stabbed On Santa Cruz Beach BoardwalkAt least two people were stabbed in an incident on the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Monday evening.
Around 30 People Rescued From Rough Surf In Santa Cruz Over Warm Holiday WeekendAbout 30 people had to be rescued from the surf on beaches in Santa Cruz between Saturday and Sunday as warm temperatures drew big crowds to the water this weekend.
Labor Day Weekend Weather Starts With Coolest Morning In MonthsSome parts of the North Bay saw temperatures dip to the mid-40s Friday morning, the coolest it's been in months. But the chilly weather won't be sticking around for Labor Day Weekend.
Body Washes Ashore Near Stinson BeachA body washed ashore near Stinson Beach Monday afternoon, according to the Marin County Sheriff’s Office.
Coast Guard Warns Of Rip Currents At Bay Area BeachesThe U.S. Coast Guard is asking beachgoers in the San Francisco and Monterey Bay areas to be cautious in and near the ocean Sunday, Coast Guard officials said.
Boaters Warned After Dead Whale Found Floating Close To Shipping Lanes Near PacificaBoaters were being warned to watch out for a large dead whale found floating off the Pacifica Coast near shipping channels.
Dead Humpback Whale Washes Onto Pacifica BeachA dead Humpback whale washed onto the shore on a beach in Pacifica Sunday, according to dispatchers.
2-Mile-Wide Oil Slick Mysteriously Appears Off Southern California CoastThe Coast Guard says a 2-mile-wide oil slick that mysteriously materialized off the Southern California coast is expected to dissipate on its own in the days ahead.
Rip Currents Caused By Swell Prompts Warning For BeachgoersThe National Weather Service is warning beachgoers of hazardous conditions such as rip currents along south facing beaches in Marin and Santa Cruz counties.