National Weather Service

Red Flag Warning In Effect For High Fire Danger In North, East Bay HillsA red flag warning for high fire danger went into affect at 6 p.m. Saturday evening and lasts until 10 a.m. Sunday.
Weather Service May Extend Bay Area Heat Advisory Past 9 P.M.A heat advisory is in effect until 9 p.m. Sunday night throughout most of the Bay Area and Monterey Bay Area, according to the National Weather Service.
Drought So Bad, California Received 1 Year Worth Of Rain Over Last 4 YearsBrown grass, low reservoirs and worsening wildfires are undeniable signs of California's worsening drought. Now new rainfall comparisons highlight just how thirsty the Golden State is, but rising ocean temperatures are giving climate experts hope for a wet winter.
Chance Of Torrential El Nino Rains Increases, Drought Relief Possible But Not Guaranteed, YetThe National Weather Service confirms a strong El Nino is increasingly likely, and some sort of El Nino is nearly guaranteed, while a very strong El Nino historically has clobbered San Francisco with 43 inches of rain.
Rainfall Totals Modest, But We'll Take Anything We Can GetIt's not even going to amount to a free car wash, but that won't stop the drought-plagued Bay Area from celebrating the rare June precipitation we saw Wednesday morning.
Weather Service Issues Monday Heat Advisory For Bay Area; Inland Temps May Reach Triple DigitsThe National Weather Service is reminding the public to drink water and avoid leaving children and pets in parked cars due to a heat advisory that's been issued for Monday afternoon.
Hope For Wet California Winter If Rainfall Prediction Computer Models Prove AccurateThere is hope for a wet winter in California if the rainfall predictions on long-range computer models prove accurate.
Forecasters Predict Stormy Sierra Memorial Day WeekendIt could be a stormy Memorial Day holiday, if your travels take you to Lake Tahoe, Yosemite or the High Sierra this weekend.
Strengthening El Nino Brings Drought-Drenching Rain To Texas, California May Be NextThere's a strong chance the rain that’s drenching Texas and the Southern Plains will be heading to California if the current El Nino pattern continues to strengthen.
Funnel Cloud Spotted In Sebastopol As May Storm Moves Through Bay AreaA KPIX Weather Watcher spotted a funnel cloud from Sebastopol Thursday morning.
Why Is The Center Of U.S. Meteorology Smack In The Middle Of Oklahoma?Great question! While my main purpose was to visit my son at the University of Oklahoma, I did indeed visit the National Weather Center which is located on the university's campus.
Long-Awaited El Nino May Bring Drought-Busting Rain To Northern California By 2016If 2015 was the year El Nino conditions never came, 2016 may be the year California's long-awaited wet weather pattern finally arrives.