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A flood gate in front of a business in San Anselmo, California. (Jeffrey Schaub/CBS)

Flood Gates Help Spare 2 San Anselmo Businesses From Major Damage Following Water Main Break

Employees said they were fortunate, following a water main break that sent a river of water past their businesses.

11/13/2014

Napa Hail

Wild Weather: Lightning, Hail Strike Napa, Heavy Rain In North Bay

One month after an earthquake struck the Napa area, the region was pounded by an incredibly rare hailstorm Friday afternoon. Heavy rainfall and lightning were also reported throughout the North Bay.

09/26/2014

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Strong Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake Rocks San Francisco Bay Area, Dozens Hurt, Significant Damage In Napa

A strong magnitude 6 earthquake rocked the San Francisco Bay Area early Sunday morning, centered in the Napa County town of American Canyon, injuring over 170 people, severely damaging historic buildings in downtown Napa, rupturing gas lines and water mains across Napa, Sonoma, and Solano counties leading to multiple fires, plunging thousands into darkness and buckling and cracking roadways on Highway 37 and State Routes 12 and 121.

08/24/2014

Water shoots onto Sunset Boulevard next to the UCLA campus after a pipe burst. (CBS)

Broken Water Pipe Sends Millions Of Gallons Onto Parts Of UCLA Campus

Officials say a broken water pipe flooded parts of the UCLA campus has been shut off after releasing millions of gallons of water.

07/29/2014

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Homes Flooded After Levee Bursts In Fresno County

Water officials are looking into what caused a levee to burst, sending flood waters rushing across a Fresno County highway and into farmland and homes.

07/07/2014

Water flows from a buckled roadway on Joost St. in San Francisco's Outer Mission district, June 24, 2014. (CBS)

Water Main Break Floods Street, Shuts Down Traffic In San Francisco Outer Mission

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission crews are working to repair a water main break in San Francisco’s Outer Mission neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, fire and SFPUC officials said.

06/24/2014

Crews were working to repair a broken water line in San Francisco's Lower Haight neighborhood Tuesday morning. (CBS)

Water Line Break Floods Streets In SF’s Lower Haight

Crews were working to repair a broken water line in San Francisco’s Lower Haight neighborhood Tuesday morning, a fire dispatcher said.

03/11/2014

A driver was killed in a crash on Westbound Highway 24 during a stormy morning commute Friday. (CBS)

Weather, Wrecks, Transit Problems Make Mess Of Commute

All lanes of westbound state Highway 24 in Oakland have reopened after a fatal crash blocked the roadway for more than an hour during Friday’s morning commute, according to the California Highway Patrol.

02/28/2014

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Flash Flood Watch Issued For North Bay As Drenching Storm Continues Sunday

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch for the North Bay until 3 p.m. Sunday afternoon as another storm system drenches the region.

02/09/2014

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Flash Flood Warning Issued For Sonoma County

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for Sonoma County. The warning is in effect until 7:30 p.m. Residents should not attempt to cross swiftly flowing water.

02/08/2014

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