The time window for the Mavericks big-wave surfing contest off the Northern California coast has officially opened.
Motorists in California paid an average of $4.232 per gallon Wednesday. That’s 45 cents higher than the national average and exceeded only by Hawaii among the 50 states.
Thousands of Bay Area volunteers headed to local shorelines, beaches and inland waterways as part of the 28th annual California Coastal Cleanup on Saturday.
A high surf advisory will go into effect Saturday evening and continue throughout the weekend along the Bay Area coast, according to the National Weather Service.
A fog advisory has been issued on Bay Area bridges and a high surf advisory is in affect along the Bay Area coastline Wednesday morning, according to weather and California Highway Patrol officials.
One person was killed in a crash on the Sonoma County coast Sunday afternoon, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
No injuries or damage have been reported after an earthquake with a preliminary 3.9 magnitude was recorded Sunday off the Northern California coast.
The Pentagon said Tuesday it did not know what created a vapor trail that crossed the skies off the Southern California coast and resembled a missile launch.