Forecasters were warning beachgoers along the Northern California coast to be careful of sneaker waves, large surf and strong currents.
Authorities say three abalone divers died in separate incidents over the weekend in Northern California, where powerful rip currents were reported.
Traffic was flowing smoothly through California’s newest tunnel system at Devil’s Slide in San Mateo County Tuesday, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
The Sonoma County coroner’s office has identified a man who was swept out to sea from a beach in the Point Reyes National Seashore on New Year’s Day as 59-year-old Charles Francis Quaid, of Richmond.
Ice on the roadway near the coastal San Mateo County community of Pescadero prompted authorities to issue an alert to motorists Wednesday morning.
Eleven people aboard a marijuana-laden panga smuggler boat have been arrested on a remote Santa Barbara County beach.
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.