King Tide

The 133-year-old King Philip clipper ship at Ocean Beach is only visible when the tide is low. (KCBS)

Surging King Tide Returns To Bay Area Just Before Christmas

On the middle of one of the wettest Decembers on record, the Bay Area is about to get hit with another round of uncommonly high seas known as the “King Tides.”

12/17/2014

A flooded street in Mill Valley, due to 'king tides.' December 13, 2012. (CBS)

Mill Valley Highway Off-Ramp Flooded By High-Tide

A U.S. Highway 101 off-ramp near Mill Valley is closed because of high-tide flooding, according to the California Highway Patrol.

12/31/2013

Tides surge along San Francisco's Embarcadero

Environmentalists: Extreme Bay Area Tides Could Become The Norm

The highest tides of the year sent waves crashing over the Embarcadero in San Francisco Thursday, and environmentalists say that could be a daily occurrence in the future.

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