Flooding

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

A van stuck in the mud after flash flooding in San Bernardino County. (CBS)

1 Dead, Thousands Stranded After SoCal Thunderstorms And Mudslides

Thunderstorms that swept across Southern California on Sunday led to the death of one person and caused mountain mudslides that stranded more than 2,000 others, authorities said.

08/04/2014

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

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission and fire crews are responding to a water main break near the city's Potrero Hill neighborhood

Emergency Water Supply Pipe Breaks, Floods Byrant Street In San Francisco During Pressure Testing

Water has been shut off after a burst pipe flooded a street in San Francisco Thursday morning.

06/26/2014

Highway 87 near the Taylor Street interchange in San Jose was flooded for several hours on the morning of February 28, 2014. Authorities said thieves stole copper wiring for a sump pump that keeps water off the road. (CBS)

Copper Theft Blamed For Flooding On Highway 87 In San Jose

Caltrans is blaming a group of metal thieves for flooding on Highway 87 during stormy weather Friday morning. The agency said thieves took copper wiring from a sump pump that was supposed to keep water off the road.

03/01/2014

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