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Flood Closes Oakland Unified School District Building

Employees arriving for work at the Oakland Unified School District’s administration building Tuesday morning discovered that the building had been flooded overnight, a school district spokesman said.

01/08/2013

Rising River

Evacuated Families Return After East Palo Alto Flooding Subsides

About 36 people who had reported to an evacuation center due to flooding in East Palo Alto returned home late Sunday night, according to a Red Cross spokesman.

12/24/2012

A fire hydrant.

DUI Driver Hits Fire Hydrant, Flooding Road Near Stanford

A portion of Sand Hill Road near Stanford University in Palo Alto was closed Tuesday morning after a DUI driver struck a fire hydrant that flooded the roadway, according to police.

12/18/2012

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

‘King Tides’ Hitting Bay Area Shores, Flooding Streets

A surge Thursday of unusually high tides flooded roadways and parking lots along the Bay Area coast.

12/13/2012

A pedestrian holds an umbrella as he waits to cross the street in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Another Storm Reaches Bay Area Tuesday, Flooding Risk Low

Northern California residents recovering Monday from a series of wet, windy storms likely won’t get much of a break as another system is expected to drench the area.

12/03/2012

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BART, Muni Service Restored Following Flooding, Power Outages

Public transit was still recovering on Sunday afternoon from flooding and power outages caused by the morning’s heavy rain.

12/02/2012

Residents in Sonoma County look at the Russian River on November 30, 2012. Recent storms may put water levels near flood stage. (CBS)

Bay Area Drenched In Latest Storm, Flooding Fears Not Over

A flash flood watch will remain in effect for most of the Bay Area extending to the Santa Cruz Mountains throughout the weekend.

11/30/2012

Firefighters removed a downed tree on Pine St. in San Francisco, November 30, 2012. (CBS)

Bay Area Soaked By Powerful Storm; Flood Worries Increase

The second in a series of storms was hitting the Bay Area and Northern California, with heavy rain and wind knocking out power and causing localized flooding.

11/30/2012

A pedestrian holds an umbrella as he waits to cross the street in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Powerful Storm Comes Ashore To Pound Bay Area

The second in a series of storms is bringing heavy rain and flood warnings to much of Northern California.

11/29/2012

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Bay Area, Northern California Brace For Major Storms

The National Weather Service said rain and snow should begin falling on Wednesday and continue through Sunday. Wind gusts could reach as high as 70 mph in coastal areas.

11/27/2012

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