Driver of Prius Swept Away in Flash Flood Says He's Lucky to Be AliveA driver who rode a wave of muddy water down a twisting street in his car during a Southern California flood said Thursday he is lucky to be alive.
Flood-Related Evacuations Remain In Guerneville, Lifted In San AnselmoResidents in the North Bay were being ordered to evacuate their homes Tuesday night as waters rose above flood levels at the Russian River in Guerneville and Corte Madera Creek in San Anselmo.
Napa River Rises Rapidly With Storm Runoff, Submerging Valley CrossroadsThe Napa River swelled to overflowing Sunday, submerging valley crossroads and threatening to inundate world-renowned vineyards.
Tens Of Vehicles Still Stuck In Mudslide On Kern County HighwayState transportation officials say at least 30 vehicles remain stuck in now-hardened mud along State Route 58 in Kern County.
Southern California Flash Floods Leave Cars Stuck In Muddy MessA section of Southern California found itself waist-deep in mud as the weekend arrived, and a highway overtaken by flowing debris looked like a buried auto junkyard.
I-5 In Southern California Reopens After Flash Floods, Mudslides Strand Hundreds Of VehiclesThe storms unleashed flash flood and debris flows along Highway 58, Interstate 5 and in two small mountainside communities north of Los Angeles.
Massive Mudslide, Flash Flood Shuts Down Grapevine On I-5 In Both DirectionsA massive mudslide and flash flood has forced the shut down of the Grapevine on Interstate 5 in both directions near Fort Tejon.
When Will It Rain? Hour-By-Hour Tracking Of The StormFrom 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.
20.5-Foot Rise In River Levels As 10 Inches Of Rain Set To Hit Bay Area MountainsThe 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.
Coming Storm Prompts Flash Flood Watch For 3 Bay Area Counties; Up To 10 Inches Rain, 100 MPH Wind Gusts In SierraThe Bay Area is about to be clobbered again as a storm packing wind gusts above 50 miles per hour in the higher areas, torrential rain approaching 10 inches on mountain peaks, and flash flood watches already in effect for three counties bears down on Northern California.
EMERGENCY ALERT, FLASH FLOOD WARNING: Dangerous Flooding Imminent Or Already Occurring In Alameda, Contra Costa, Napa, Sonoma, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz CountiesThe National Weather Service has issued a warning of flash flooding about to occur or already happening for several Bay Area counties.
Flash Flood Watch In Effect For The Whole Bay AreaRainfall amounts are expected to range from 5 to 7 inches for North Bay valleys with isolated amounts up to 10 inches in the higher elevations. The National Weather Service has issued several watches and Warnings. Here are the latest.