Flooding

A taxicab drives through standing water in San Francisco. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Pineapple Express’ Could Bring Weekend Flooding To Bay Area

Thursday morning’s wet weather was just a taste of what’s to come, as uncommonly dry conditions suddenly change to up to 7 inches of Bay Area rain in some locations.

02/06/2014

A flooded street in Mill Valley, due to 'king tides.' December 13, 2012. (CBS)

Mill Valley Highway Off-Ramp Flooded By High-Tide

A U.S. Highway 101 off-ramp near Mill Valley is closed because of high-tide flooding, according to the California Highway Patrol.

12/31/2013

Flooding damage at San Jose Mineta International Airport. (CBS)

SJ Airport Service Back To Normal After Terminal A Flooding

Mineta San Jose International Airport’s Terminal A was operating normally Tuesday morning following a water main break that partially shut down the terminal on Monday, an airport spokeswoman said.

12/17/2013

Flooding damage at San Jose Mineta International Airport. (CBS)

San Jose Airport Terminal Slowly Reopening After Flooding

SAN JOSE (KCBS) — One security checkpoint lane in Mineta San Jose International Airport’s Terminal A has reopened after a water main break partially shut down the terminal early Monday morning. The checkpoint lane reopened […]

12/16/2013

CHP warns of "Floosing" along 101. (Angelina Baray/CBS)

CHP Warns Of ‘Floosing’ Along 101 During Storm

A California Highway Patrol typo resulted in a “Floosing” warning along the wet 101 freeway late Wednesday morning.

11/20/2013

Water floods a Martinez street following a water main break. (CBS)

Water Main Break Sends Gushing Water Through Martinez Neighborhood

A 14-inch water main ruptured in Martinez early Thursday morning, sending water gushing down streets in a neighborhood near downtown, a city engineer said.

06/06/2013

A man walks by the Oakland Police Department headquarters. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Public Briefly Allowed Back Inside OPD Headquarters After Toilet Pipe Flooding Problem

After reopening briefly Wednesday morning, Oakland police headquarters has been closed to the public again until further notice because of water damage caused by a plumbing problem, a police spokeswoman said.

06/05/2013

An Oakland Police patrol car sits in front of the Oakland Police headquarters. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Police Headquarters Closed To Public Because Of Broken Toilet Flooding

The Oakland Police Department headquarters were closed to the public Tuesday after overnight flooding, a police officer said.

06/04/2013

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1 In 5 Californians Live In Flood Zone, Report Finds

As California endures one of its driest winters, on record, some state water managers are focused on the opposite end of the precipitation spectrum — the one in five residents who live in regions susceptible to catastrophic flooding.

04/02/2013

Cars and homes were flooded by a water main break in San Francisco.  (CBS)

Cars, Homes Flooded By Water Main Break In San Francisco

Nearly two dozen homes and a number of cars were damaged by flooding after a water main ruptured in San Francisco’s Inner Parkside neighborhood early Wednesday morning.

02/27/2013

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