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Cove School Sign

3 Months After Opening, Classrooms At Corte Madera School Flooded By Storm

Wednesday’s heavy downpour flooded six out of the 16 classrooms at The Cove School in Corte Madera. As workers dry out the evacuated classrooms, the district is preparing for Friday night’s storm to prevent further water damage.

12/05/2014

A San Jose Police officer tries to slow down a driver before he plows into a massive puddle.

Exasperated Officer Throws Flare At Driver To Warn Of Car-Swallowing SJ Floodwaters

Kiet Do reports from Downtown San Jose, where a woman escaped a flooding car and a police officer threw a flare at a driver trying to protect him. 12/3/14

12/03/2014

Flooding in San Francisco, December 3rd, 2014 (CBS)

‘Hell Of A Night': 3 Cars Stuck Underwater In San Francisco

Crews are cleaning up from overnight rain that swallowed three cars underneath Interstate Highway 101 at the Cesar Chavez exit in San Francisco.

12/03/2014

A Muni Metro train. (San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency)

Wet Weather Floods Van Ness Muni Station In San Francisco Causing Delays In Service

The station is closed, though trains are being allowed to run through Van Ness.

12/03/2014

A car is stuck in a flooded portion of The Alameda in San Jose, December 3, 2014. (CBS)

Heavy Rain Floods Car Under 3 Feet Of Water In Downtown San Jose

Continuing rain showers are causing some street flooding in San Jose Wednesday morning.

12/03/2014

A car drives across a flooded road near Healdsburg in 2012. (George Rose/Getty Images)

Flood Advisory Issued For Entire Bay Area

The National Weather Service San Francisco Bay area has issued an urban small stream flood advisory for the entire Bay Area after one of the wettest nights in recent memory.

12/02/2014

Highway 101 (CBS)

All Northbound Lanes On Highway 101 In Menlo Park Reopen After Flooding

All lanes have reopened after a broken water main flooded two lanes on northbound U.S. Highway 101 near a solo vehicle accident in Menlo Park Tuesday morning.

09/23/2014

Mount Shasta mudslide,

Drought Blamed For Mount Shasta Mudslide, Flooding From Melting Glacier

California’s drought is being blamed for glacial melt that caused mudslides and flooding in the Mt. Shasta area.

09/21/2014

A "Burning Man" participant holds up his arms as the wooden man effigy is burned at the conclusion of the week-long "Burning Man Festival" 06 September in the Black Rock Desert in the northwestern part of the state of Nevada. More than 15,000 people congregated at this man-made town in the desert to celebrate radical, creative self-expression.  AFP PHOTO   Mike NELSON/mn (MIKE NELSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Freak Rainstorm Drenches Start Of Burning Man, Thousands Turned Away

Day one of Burning Man in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert has turned into a bummer. A freak rainstorm has drenched the festival, forcing organizers to cancel events and lock out thousands of campers because of flooding and mud.

08/26/2014

(Tony May)

San Jose Alley Riddled With Graffiti, Illegal Dumping Called An ‘Embarrassment’

The alley is a two-block stretch of dirt, potholes and forgotten history — all of it owned by the City of San Jose.

08/21/2014

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