Precipitation

Computer models provide forecasts of how global temperature might change up to 2100 under different greenhouse gas emissions scenarios. (Photo Credit: NASA)

NASA Data Shows Average July Temperatures Across Large Part Of The Globe To Top 90 Degrees By Year 2099

The data was presented this week as part of an international public-private partnership called Climate Services for Resilient Development.

06/11/2015

The green on this map represents an increased likelihood of a wetter-than-average winter. The blue color -- which covers the Bay Area -- represents the highest deviation above average. (NWS/NCEP/CPC)

Hope For Wet California Winter If Rainfall Prediction Computer Models Prove Accurate

There is hope for a wet winter in California if the rainfall predictions on long-range computer models prove accurate.

06/03/2015

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Snow Survey Canceled For 1st Time Due To California’s Drought

For the first time in history, the May snow survey has been canceled due to California’s severe drought.

04/22/2015

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Western Research Team Builds Drought-Fighting Drone To Seed Rainclouds

California communities suffering from extreme drought could soon get help from an unlikely place — unmanned aerial vehicles, a.k.a. drones.

12/21/2014

Sea Temperatures

Indications Of A Strong El Nino Kindle Hope For A Wet Year Ahead For California

It’s far from certain, but conditions are pointing toward El Nino conditions next winter and spring — and the possibility of significant rain for the parched West Coast.

04/12/2014

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Another Week Of Storms: Did It Make Any Difference? Rainfall Averages For Bay Area

After last week’s rain, how do cities stand on the verge of another wet week? Many areas still need over two feet of rain just to reach normal. Check your city to see how bad the drought still is.

03/31/2014

A car drives across a flooded road near Healdsburg in 2012. (George Rose/Getty Images)

Get Set For More Wet – Rain Likely On Monday

More rain is on its way to the Bay Area as early as Monday, and weather forecasters said to expect cold temperatures, hail, and the possibility of snow on the region’s peaks.

03/30/2014

A pedestrian carries an umbrella while walking near the Bay Bridge on February 6, 2014 in San Francisco, California. The San Francisco Bay Area is getting much needed rain with up to a half inch of rain falling overnight and a bigger weather system expected to bring more precipitation over the weekend. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Much Needed Rain, Snow To Hit Parched California This Week

Meteorologists say a pair of storms could dump several inches of rain on parched cities and croplands throughout California in the coming week.

02/23/2014

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StormWatch: Rainfall Totals For The Bay Area

Here are the latest Bay Area precipitation reports from the National Weather Service…

06/25/2013

California Department of Water Resources (DWR) Chief of Cooperative Snow Survey Frank Gehrke (L) weighs a snow sample while assisted by Kasey Schimke, DWR Assistant Director for Legislative Affairs January 29, 2010 near Meyers, California. (Max Whittaker/Getty Images)

California’s Snowpack Is Only 17 Percent Of Normal

California’s last snow survey of the season is bad news for the millions of state residents who rely on the snowpack for their water.

05/02/2013

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