Early Season Snow Storm Turns Deadly In SierraAn early season storm turned deadly Thursday as a slick roadway on Highway 80 triggered a chain reaction crash involving 16 vehicles and at least one fatality.
Summer, Winter Overlap In Tahoe's Longest Ski Season In Resort HistoryThere's a startling sight at Lake Tahoe this summer. Vacationers on the lake look up and see skiers on the snow-capped mountains, just a few miles away.
Yosemite High Country Still Covered In Snow Mid-SummerWhile it's the middle of summer, many trails and campgrounds in Yosemite are still covered by snow from the incredibly wet winter.
Cal Scientists: Wet Winter Weather Triggering Small EarthquakesUniversity of California, Berkeley scientists say California's wet winters and dry summers may actually trigger more seismic activity.
Roads In Yosemite, Lassen Still Need Snowplows As Summer NearsSummer is almost here but you wouldn't know it on some of California's highest roadways.
Wintry June Storm Brings Thunder, Rain, Snow to Bay Area and SierraA rare bout of late spring thunder, lightning and hail moved across parts of the Bay Area Sunday, pushed along by a low-pressure system that brought snow to the Sierra.
Electrical Current Helps Caltrans Clear Snow From Sierra PassesCaltrans crews are working to clear more than 20 feet of Sierra snow ... in June. A wire implanted in the road helps them find their way.
Squaw Valley Plans To Stay Open Past 4th Of JulySquaw Valley resort announced Wednesday that it would stay open well into summer, past the 4th of July for the first time ever.
Warm California Temperatures Expected To Accelerate SnowmeltMelting of this year's massive Sierra Nevada snowpack will cause California rivers to surge and possibly overflow their banks this summer.
Record Sierra Snow Keeps Resorts Open Into Late Spring, SummerRecord snowfall in Tahoe this ski season means some resorts will stay open late this year, with at least one resort saying it would stay open until July.
Rain Records Tumble Across Northern CaliforniaWhen it comes to rain, the forecasters at the National Weather Service go by their own calendar. And this year that calendar is setting all kinds of new records.
'Phenomenal' California Snowpack Nears Record LevelsThe Sierra Nevada snowpack is close to setting records notched more than three decades ago — a welcome sight after five years of punishing drought in California, surveyors said Wednesday.