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Powerful Storms Do Little To Quench Bay Area Drought

Even if the Bay Area got all the rain predicted for the week, it still wouldn’t alleviate the record drought the region has been facing.

03/31/2014

Water levels are low at the San Luis Reservoir, near Los Banos, California on March 11, 2009. (Robyn Beck / Getty Images)

Bay Area Rain On The Way, But California’s Reservoirs Still Low

While there’s rain on the way in the Bay Area’s forecast this week, the historic California drought has the state’s reservoirs at alarmingly low levels.

03/24/2014

Rain, Puddle, Reflection

Storms Lift Reservoirs, But 2014 Still Remains Worst Drought In History

Storms reverse reservoir draining trend, with Lake Shasta rising a foot, Folsom Lake rising 14 feet, but how far do they have to go to return to normal?

02/10/2014

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Storm Has No Effect On Reservoir Levels, California Drought

Despite clouds, rain, slick roads, and snow down to lake level in Tahoe, the precipitation on Tuesday and Wednesday had little or no effect on reservoirs, with Folsom Lake reporting higher water levels before the storms than after.

01/30/2014

Water levels are low at the San Luis Reservoir, near Los Banos, California on March 11, 2009. (Robyn Beck / Getty Images)

17 California Communities In Danger Of Running Out Of Water In 4 Months

As the drought in California continues, 17 communities throughout the state could run out of water within 60 to 120 days, state officials said.

01/29/2014

California Aqueduct

State Water Officials Warn Of Shortages If 2014 Winter Is Dry

State water officials are warning that low water levels in reservoirs across the state should be a warning that conservation measures might be necessary to get through next year.

10/27/2013

DALY CITY (CBS SF) | Twelve homes were evacuated early Tuesday morning when a river of mud gushed into a Daly City neighborhood after a water main broke nearby, a fire department spokesman said.Firefighters were called to a neighborhood near HillsidePark at 4:24 a.m., North County Fire Authority spokesman Matt Lucett said.[ READ MORE: Water Main Break Creates River Of Mud In Daly City Neighborhood ](credit: CBS San Francisco)

Permanent Fix For Broken Daly City Water Main May Take Weeks

Officials are working to repair as quickly as possible a water main that broke and flooded a Daly City neighborhood Tuesday.

11/14/2012

Flooding in Daly City after a water main break.  (CBS)

Water Main Break Creates River Of Mud In Daly City Neighborhood

Crews worked Tuesday evening on the finishing touches of cleanup after a water main break flooded a Daly City neighborhood with mud.

11/13/2012

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Santa Clara County Investigated For Possible Water Pollution Law Violations

It stems from an incident on January 12, when a small amount of hydraulic oil leaked into a South Bay reservoir.

05/16/2012

Phoenix Lake in Marin County (CBS)

Marin County To Tap Seldom Used Reservoir

The Marin Municipal Water District is maximizing its water supply by pumping water from the Phoenix Lake reservoir to a water treatment plant during this dry year.

03/02/2012

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