Rip Currents Caused By Swell Prompts Warning For BeachgoersThe National Weather Service is warning beachgoers of hazardous conditions such as rip currents along south facing beaches in Marin and Santa Cruz counties.
Safeway Fined $10M For Illegally Dumping Electronics, Pharmaceuticals In California LandfillsThe Safeway supermarket chain has been ordered to pay nearly $10 million for illegally dumping batteries, electronics and pharmaceuticals in California landfills.
High Surf Advisory With 20-Foot Waves In Effect For FridayThursday's powerful storm is generating big waves along the Bay Area coast, calling for a high surf advisory until 4 p.m. Friday.
Hurricane-Force Winds, Torrential Rain Forecast For What Could Be Storm Of The DecadeSustained winds at or near hurricane strength in the highest elevations with gusts exceeding 100 miles per hour across the Sierra summit are forecast for Thursday, with Bay Area winds easily gusting past 50 miles per hour in urban areas and 70-80 miles per hour in the local mountains and hills in what could be the storm of the decade.
20-Foot Waves To Wallop Bay Area Coast During 'Storm Of The Decade'A powerful storm system described by forecasters as the "storm of the decade" is expected to whip up large and dangerous surf along the Bay Area's coastline Thursday through Saturday.
Shelter-In-Place Order Lifted After Hayward Hazmat Situation At Chemical CompanyA hazmat situation at a Hayward chemical company has ended after nearby residents and businesses were ordered to shelter in place within a one-mile radius.
2 Hurt In Explosion Near San Leandro Railroad TracksPolice in San Leandro were responding to reports of an explosion near railroad tracks.
Acid Leak, Vapor Cloud Forces Closure Of Rohnert Park GymAn acid leak early Sunday morning led to the temporary closure of a gym in Rohnert Park, police said.