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Get Ready: Storm Bringing Wind Gusts Up To 60 MPH With Potential To Down Trees, Power Lines

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for the San Francisco Bay Area in effect from 4 a.m. Friday to 4 a.m. Saturday.

02/05/2015

Sandbags

List Of Bay Area Sandbag Locations By County

Here are sandbag locations around the Bay Area.

02/05/2015

A frame from an animation of an atmospheric river hitting the San Francisco Bay Area on December 10, 2014. (NOAA)

What Is This ‘Atmospheric River’ I Keep Hearing About?

KPIX 5 Weather Anchor Roberta Gonzales answers your weather questions

02/04/2015

Flooding from the December 2014 storms in downtown Healdsburg (Curtiss Kim/CBS)

Coming Storm Prompts Flash Flood Watch For 3 Bay Area Counties; Up To 10 Inches Rain, 100 MPH Wind Gusts In Sierra

The Bay Area is about to be clobbered again as a storm packing wind gusts above 50 miles per hour in the higher areas, torrential rain approaching 10 inches on mountain peaks, and flash flood watches already in effect for three counties bears down on Northern California.

02/04/2015

Waves crash against a seawall as people make their way along the Embarcadero in San Francisco during stormy weather. (AP Photo)

Team Of Scientists Sailing Into Massive Pacific Storm To Study ‘Atmospheric River’ Effects On California Drought

After 43-days without rain, a strong storm is making a beeline for the Bay Area, and a mission on the Pacific Ocean could unlock a solution to our ongoing drought.

02/03/2015

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Strong Bay Area Storm To End Mid-Winter Break From Rain; 43 Consecutive Dry Days

KPIX 5 Morning Weather Anchor Roberta Gonzales answers the questions you never get to ask on-air. Q: Roberta, when is the last time its rained here in the Bay Area? – Matthew Mengal; Danville A: As of […]

02/03/2015

Radar map of storm. March 29, 2014. (CBS)

How Do You Create A Forecast When Computer Models Disagree?

Here at KPIX 5, we tap into a variety of different computer models, but when I am forecasting rain, I depend on two projections.

02/02/2015

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More Rain In Phoenix Ahead Of Super Bowl Than We’ve Seen In SF All Year

KPIX 5 Morning Weather Anchor Roberta Gonzales answers the questions you never get to ask on-air. Q: Hey, Roberta. I live in Phoenix. Do you realize we actually have been wetter than you guys in SF […]

01/30/2015

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

San Francisco Won’t See A Drop Of Rain In January

Tuesday’s storm that brought some showers to Southern California completely bypassed the Bay Area, and there isn’t any rain the forecast prior to kickoff of the Super Bowl this Sunday. That means San Francisco will go without measurable rain in January for the first time ever.

01/28/2015

Mud Cracks

Just How Long Are We Going To Go Without Rain?

As of today, it appears as if January 2015 will end up as the “Driest January” on record since 1850. That’s 165 Years! So far in San Francisco, ZERO measurable rain has been recorded.

01/28/2015

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