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A sign on a farm trailer reading 'Food grows where water flows,' hangs over dry, cracked mud at the edge of a farm April 16, 2009 near Buttonwillow, California. Central Valley farmers and farm workers are suffering through the third year of the worsening California drought with extreme water shortages and job losses. The office of California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger predicts Central Valley farm losses of $325 million to $477 million and total losses for crop production and related business to be between $440 and $644 million. Central Valley is expected to lose 16,200 to 23,700 full-time jobs and food prices are expected to rise nationwide. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Gov. Brown Declares California Drought Emergency In SF Visit

Gov. Jerry Brown Friday proclaimed a drought state of emergency in what is expected to be the driest year on record in California.

01/17/2014

Phoenix Lake in Marin County (CBS)

Marin Water District Begins Pumping From Backup Phoenix Lake Reservoir

The Marin Municipal Water District started pumping water Thursday from a reserve reservoir into its water distribution system because of the ongoing dry weather.

01/16/2014

A woman reads a book (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Record-Breaking High Temperatures Possible For Bay Area; No Rain In Sight

High pressure will bring possible record breaking temperatures to the Bay Area, and a Fire Weather Watch was in effect Monday night for the North Bay Mountains.

01/13/2014

Mud Cracks

Catholic Bishops Seek Prayers To Relieve California’s Dry Spell

The California Conference of Catholic Bishops asked people of all faiths to join in prayers for rain as reservoirs in the state dipped to historic lows after one of the driest calendar years on record.

01/07/2014

Snow covers the telescopes at Mount Hamilton's observatory in San Jose after a rare dusting on Dec. 7, 2009. (AP Photo)

Snow Expected Overnight On Bay Area Peaks

Rain and a dusting of snow have been forecast throughout the region overnight, beginning in the North Bay and drifting across the region into Saturday morning.

12/06/2013

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Storm Puts An End To Lengthy Bay Area Dry Spell

The Bay Area was hit by a healthy dose of rain Tuesday, with a wet-weather system bringing much-needed moisture to the region for the first time in two months.

11/19/2013

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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

Ed Sheeran performs at Alice's Summerthing 2013 (credit: Alice@97.3)

Rain & Late Arrivals Hardly Deterred Alice@97.3 Fans

Despite a typical summer day in San Francisco, fans of Alice@97.3 braved the unsettled weather at this year’s Alice’s Summerthing at Golden Gate Park…

06/24/2013

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Rain On Memorial Day In Bay Area Is Rare

Should rain sprinkle down Monday at some point, it will be the first time rainfall has hit the Bay Area on Memorial Day in 20 years.

05/27/2013

Snow in the Sierra (CBS)

Survey Finds Sierra Snowpack Just Half Of Normal

There’s more bad news for California water users: the snow pack is just half the amount of normal and has already begun to melt.

03/28/2013

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