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Entire Month’s Rainfall Drops On South Bay In A Day, Along With Hail, Lightning And Thunder

More rain fell in the Bay Area on Thursday than normally falls for the entire month of May as a spring storm moved through with lightning, thunder, hail, and downpours.

05/14/2015

Hail in Fremont (sent by KPIX 5 viewer Cathy)

8 Weather Images That Drought-Stricken California Never Expected To See On May 7th

Many of us had given up on seeing another drop of rain or flake of snow fall on Northern California this season, but as forecasts predicted, rain is sprinkling parts of the Bay Area Thursday and the Tahoe area is getting a much-needed snow sighting.

05/07/2015

Rainbow over Inner Sunset taken at 4:30 p.m. on April 7 (Uploaded to http://cbssf.com/photos by Bruce)

Rainbows, Rain, Hail Over San Francisco Bay Area

Torrential rain before dawn Tuesday gave way to spectacular rainbows arcing across the Bay, while hail pelted some parts of Solano County, and snow dusted the tallest of local mountains and the Sierra.

04/07/2015

Hailstones cover the ground in Hayward. (Mark)

Have You Ever Been Hit By Hail? Are You Sure It Wasn’t Just Graupel?

If you look at the video below, many people in Southern California wondered out loud, “is it hailing or is this sleet or graupel.”

03/03/2015

(Hal Paul)

18 Epic Sunset Photos From Saturday’s Bay Area Storm

Mother Nature set the stage for a spectacular stormy performance Saturday night complete with hail, lightning and double rainbows just as the sun was going down.

03/02/2015

The beginnings of a snowman made out of icy hail stones.

Hail Storm Turns San Jose Neighborhood Into Winter Wonderland

The stormy weather moved through leaving kids in San Jose hail deep enough to sled on. Others built a snowman!

02/28/2015

A woman holds an umbrella as she crosses the street near the Transamerica Pyramid Building in San Francisco. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Timing The Storm: When Will Rain Return? And Just How Much Will We Get?

A cold storm system dropping down from the north will bring showers and possible thunderstorms to our area starting on Friday and ending on Sunday.

02/26/2015

(Thomas Samson/AFP/Getty Images)

SPECIAL STATEMENT: High Winds, Gusts Up To 50 Miles Per Hour, Afternoon Hail Possible

Strong south to southeast winds associated with an approaching Pacific storm system will impact the region into the afternoon. The winds are the result of a tight pressure gradient and strong low level winds mixing to the surface.

12/03/2014

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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Hail Pounds San Francisco, Ice Shuts Down Highway 1; More Thunderstorms On The Way

“It’s an extremely dicey day when we need to keep all eyes on the skies” — At least twelve storms cells moved through the Bay Area Tuesday morning, pounding commuters with hail, rain, and leaving black ice on some highways, and this is just the beginning.

04/01/2014

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