Richmond Skier Missing In Snowbound SierraA 65-year-old Richmond man was missing Friday after he failed to return to his family's cabin following a day of skiing at the Bear Valley Mountain Resort.
Blizzard Conditions Shut Down Highway 80 In The SierraGusty winds and blizzard conditions forced the closure of Highway 80 in the Sierra from the Nevada state line to Applegate.
Mother Nature Continues Her Wintry Onslaught On TahoeMother Nature continued her wintry onslaught on the Sierra Wednesday, dumping a foot and half of new snow at the Homewood ski resort over a 24-hour period.
Rainy Bay Area Morning Commute; Sierra Prepares For Snowy OnslaughtA low pressure system parked off the California coast early Tuesday, sent bands of intense downpours into the Bay Area, slowing the morning commute and triggering more than a dozen traffic accidents.
Stormy Week On Tap For Bay AreaThe storm door has swung wide open for the Bay Area in March with the first of a pair of winter fronts set to arrive late Monday, triggering six days of stormy weather.
Community Grieves After Freak Sierra Accident Kills San Francisco Student, MotherGrief counselors were in attendance at a San Francisco elementary school Tuesday after word of a student and his mother’s death in a freak accident in the Sierra
Winter Storm Triggers White-Out Blizzard Conditions In SierraA potent winter storm front roared into the Sierra Thursday afternoon, dumping several feet of snow and forcing officials to shut down busy Highway 80 near Colfax.
Winter Storm Turns Morning Commute Into Travel NightmareA winter storm front battered the San Francisco Bay Area Thursday morning, turning the morning commute into a nightmare and forcing flight cancellations and delays of nearly five hours at San Francisco International.
Sierra Braces For Blinding Blizzard Conditions Northern California was bracing for a three-day storm front Wednesday that could dump more than 1 1/2 inches of rain in San Francisco and more than six feet of snow at the higher elevations in the Sierra.
Blizzard Blankets Sierra; Funnel Clouds Near Sacramento A winter storm front roared through the San Francisco Bay Area Monday, moving eastward where it triggered thundershowers and the possibility of funnel clouds near Sacramento and blizzard conditions in the Sierra.
Drought Deepens Dramatically In Southern CaliforniaCalifornia is rapidly plunging back into drought, with severe conditions now existing in Santa Barbara, Ventura and Los Angeles counties — home to one-fourth of the state's population, a national drought monitor said Thursday.
Tanker Explosion Closes Highway 20 Near I-80 In The SierraHighway 20 has been closed near Interstate 80 due to a fiery head-on crash and explosion six miles west of Yuba Gap, according to Caltrans.