Storm Damage

First Big Storm Wallops Northern California; More Rain, Snow To Come

More rain and snow are on the way for Northern and Central California. The season’s first big storm arrived in the Bay Area in full force Friday night and created hazardous conditions along the coast and on the roads Saturday morning.


A large section of pipe broke last week and flooded a mobile home park as well as dozens of businesses in Capitola, April 2, 2011. These pipes must be installed to fix the break. (KCBS)

Capitola Mobile Home Park’s Future In Doubt

Capitola city leaders are considering whether or not to reopen a mobile home park that was damaged by two days of flooding last week to its former residents.


Flood water rushes through the small town of Capitola, near Santa Cruz Sunday.

Capitola Officials To Issue Emergency Proclamation Following Flooding

Officials in Capitola are expected to issue an emergency proclamation following two flash floods that forced the evacuation of a mobile home park and damaged businesses.

CBS San Francisco–03/27/2011

Backyard landslide at a home on Wyman Avenue in San Pablo after heavy rains on March 26, 2011.

San Pablo Issues Emergency Declaration Following Landslide

The city of San Pablo issued an emergency declaration Sunday afternoon as mud continued creeping closer to homes following a landslide earlier this week.

CBS San Francisco–03/27/2011

PG&E crews repair power lines on Highway 84 between Skyline Blvd. and Portola Rd. in Woodside after heavy rains caused landslides and fallen trees.

Landslide, Fallen Trees Cause Highway 84 Closure In Woodside

Highway 84 between Skyline Boulevard and Portola Road in Woodside is closed Saturday morning due to landslides and fallen trees.

CBS San Francisco–03/26/2011

Storm Damage

Storm Brings Widespread Power Outages To Bay Area

More than 30,000 people throughout the Bay Area lost power early Sunday morning because of the stormy weather, a utility spokesman said.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/20/2011

Firefighter Graphic

Downed Power Line Causes Fire Near Oakland

A power line fell down across a road and caught fire near Oakland Saturday evening, according to the California Highway Patrol.

CBS San Francisco–02/20/2011


Bay Area Storm Knocks Out Power To Thousands Of Homes

More than 8,000 PG&E customers were without power in the Bay Area Sunday morning due to weather-related outages, a utility spokesman said.