High winds

PG&E crews working to restore power as outages spread across Northern California. (courtesy: @PGE4Me)

Outages Keep PG&E Crews Working Into The Night; More Than 30,000 Bay Area Homes Still In The Dark

As of 8 p.m. Tuesday, around 170,000 customers had been impacted by power outages throughout the region, with an estimated 31,000 customers still without service


A tree crashed into this Antioch home during a wind storm. (CBS)

Trees, Big Rigs Toppled As Fierce Winds Batter Bay Area

Bay Area residents took stock Monday morning of the damage from high winds that blew through the region Sunday night, knocking over trees and causing power outages.


utility worker, power outage, PG&E, PGE, power lines

Livermore Homes Burn Amid Destructive Bay Area Wind Storm

Strong gusts downed power lines all over the Bay Area, toppled several trees and knocked out power to thousands.


A tree fell and blocked two lanes of Highway 101 in Sunnyvale on November 30, 2011. (CBS)

Strong Winds Cause Downed Trees, Power Outages All Over Bay Area

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for the Bay Area through 6 p.m. Thursday.


High Winds Expected On Bay Area Bridges

The CHP is warning drivers to be extra cautious when crossing Bay Area bridges on Sunday.


Pacifica Pier

Powerful, Brief Storm Pounds Northern California

The storm could drop as much as four inches of rain in some North Bay locations and bring wind gusts as strong as 55 mph.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–12/28/2010


Bay Area Heat & Wind Prompt Red Flag Warning

High temperatures, low humidity and gusty winds prompted the National Weather Service to issue a red flag warning for the North Bay and East Bay hills from 6:00 p.m. Monday until 6:00 a.m. Wednesday.