Hurricane Irene

Hurricane Isaac approaching Louisiana on Aug. 28, 2012 (NOAA satellite image)

Hurricane Isaac Makes Landfall In Louisiana; Bay Area Sends Relief Aid

Hurricane Isaac made landfall Tuesday evening in southeast Louisiana. Sixty-one Bay Area volunteers with the American Red Cross were dispatched to the Gulf Coast on Tuesday to assist those affected.



Bay Area Flight Cancellations Rise Even As East Coast Airports Reopen

Flight cancellations at Bay Area airports keep ticking upwards even though many East Coast airports shut over the weekend because of Tropical Storm Irene have reopened.


Travelers At SFO

Tropical Storm Irene Forces SFO Travelers To Scramble For Rescheduled Flights

Thousands of flights and hundreds of thousands of would be passengers are being impacted by Tropical Storm Irene.


Passengers wait in line at the United Airlines ticket counter at San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Irene Upends SFO International Travel Plans

Dozens of flight cancellations at SFO due to Hurricane Irene are causing headaches, not only for travelers headed towards New York, but for those headed overseas too.


San Francisco International Airport

Dozens Of Flights From Bay Area Canceled As Irene Batters East Coast

The effects of Hurricane Irene, the tempest battering the East Coast, were felt in the Bay Area as dozens of flights were canceled because of storm-related airport closures.

CBS San Francisco–08/27/2011

Waves churned up by Hurricane Irene slam into a pier August 26, 2011 in Nags Head, North Carolina. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Hurricane Irene Cancels Some Flights From Bay Area To East Coast

United Airlines and Virgin America have both canceled flights in and out of SFO on Friday and Saturday in response to the expected arrival of Hurricane Irene, airport officials said.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/26/2011

A sign saying 'Go Away Irene!' is spray painted on a baorded up storefront in preparation for Hurricane Irene August 26, 2011 in Cape May, New Jersey. (William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Bay Area Red Cross Volunteers Head East For Hurricane Irene Relief

American Red Cross volunteers from the Bay Area have headed to the East Coast to assist with disaster relief efforts as Hurricane Irene approaches.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/26/2011