El Niño About To Be Felt In California: Four Things To RememberAfter more than a year of predictions, measurements, and comparisons, the impact of the strongest El Niño on record is about to be felt in California. Before it arrives, there are a few points to remember when it comes.
UN Weather Agency: It's Record Hot Out There This YearBecause of man-made global warming and a strong El Nino, Earth's wild weather this year is bursting the annual heat record, the World Meteorological Organization announced on Wednesday.
Warmer Pacific Leading To More Abandoned Seal PupsThe Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito is full of malnourished northern fur seal pups that have been abandoned or somehow separated from their mothers.
El Nino Now Strongest In Modern HistoryThere are several different ways to measure the strength of El Niño, and we hit a milestone on one of those measuring sticks Monday morning.
Rare, Tropical Sea Turtle Found Swimming In San Joaquin RiverA fisherman spotted a rare sea turtle on the San Joaquin River that experts say is very far from home.
USGS Using Monitoring System To Predict Bay Area LandslidesThe U.S. Geological Survey is using an early warning system to try and predict when and where landslides will happen.
FEMA Urges Californians To Buy Flood Insurance Now To Get Head Start On El NiñoFederal emergency officials are urging Californians to buy flood insurance -- even those who don't live near creeks or rivers.
Possible Pufferfish Found On Monterey Bay Beach Linked To El NiñoTwo pufferfish may have been spotted on a Monterey Bay beach, far north of their usual range of habitat, according to the Santa Cruz-based conservation group Save Our Shores.
Meteorologists Say El Niño Helped Power Patricia Into Monster HurricanePlenty of warm water provided the energy for what meteorologists call explosive intensification.
FEMA To Californians: Buy Flood Insurance Before It's Too LateWith a strong El Nino in place, the Federal Emergency Management Agency is urging Californians in flood prone places to buy insurance before it's too late.
Valley Fire Victims Embrace Daunting Recovery Task As El Niño LoomsVictims of the destructive Valley Fire are stuggling to recover the best they can even as another potential disaster looms with the onset of El Niño.
Body Found In Car Buried By Mud From SoCal FloodingA body and a car buried under feet of mud have been found at the scene of a flash flood that inundated a road northeast of Los Angeles last week.