Paul Deanno

California Department of Water Resources Chief of Cooperative Snow Survey Frank Gehrke (L) weighs a snow sample while assisted by Kasey Schimke on Jan. 29, 2010 near Meyers, California.   (Max Whittaker/Getty Images)

Rainfall Vs. Snowpack: California’s Confusing Drought

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — Not all droughts are created equal.  In fact, not all dry years are created equal.  This is especially true this winter, where the disparity between our rainfall deficit (not that […]

03/24/2015

Rainy Day

Bay Area Can Expect Scattered Showers On Monday

The North Bay is only expecting to see a quarter of an inch, with the rest of the Bay Area maybe a tenth of an inch on average.

03/19/2015

hot weather, heat, sun, surf, summer

Schizophrenic Winter Weather Plunges Bay Area Into 20s, Then Sizzles Santa Cruz At 80 Degrees

In one of the weirdest winter weather patterns in recent memory, New Year’s brought 20 degree lows to the inland Bay Area, followed by highs in the 80s Tuesday in Santa Cruz.

01/06/2015

Justin Herman Plaza Ice Rink

‘Twas The Night Before Christmas And All Around The Bay…

Meteorologist Paul Deanno’s annual Christmas tradition weather forecast.

12/23/2014

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Storm Systems To Move Through NorCal, But Rain Totals Won’t Be Too Impressive

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — Do you have a dog in your neighborhood who barks all the time, but when you go up to see it, the dog turns passive, sitting there wagging its friendly […]

11/17/2014

Rain, Puddle, Reflection

Monsoonal Flow, Wet Weather Lingers In The Bay Area; More Rain Than In Entire Month

The monsoonal flow has stuck around the Bay Area longer than expected, bringing more wet weather than is normally seen at this time of year.

08/05/2014

A surfer goes into the water at Ocean Beach (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Southern Winds Producing Monsoonal Climate Also Warming Bay Area Coastal Waters

The same winds bringing the monsoonal moisture causing atypical summer weather in the Bay Area are also causing a phenomenon along the coast – making the water warmer.

07/22/2014

Clouds pass over the San Francisco skyline. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Monsoonal Flow Making For A Cloudy, Wet, Muggy July

The Bay Area summer weather has been rather atypical lately, with clouds, rain and even thunderstorms dotting the area and parts of Northern California, because of a monsoonal flow coming from the south.

07/21/2014

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Bay Area Temperatures Soaring to 80 Degrees By Monday, Just Days After Snow

After snow flurries on April Fool’s Day, the temperature will soar into the 80s within the week.

04/02/2014

Clouds pass over the San Francisco skyline on November 4, 2011 in Sausalito, California. The San Francisco Bay Area will see mostly cloudy skies that will lead to a chance of showers in the afternoon. Daytime highs will reach into the upper 50s. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Odd Bay Area December Weather Setting Records

Rarely does sunny and dry weather come with so many oddities, but this extremely dry weather will soon set some all-time records here in the Bay Area.

12/18/2013

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