Storm

Highway 1 Road Closure

Drivers To Muir Beach Remove Detour Barriers Along Hwy 1 Putting Themselves In Danger

Caltrans said a portion of Highway 1 in Marin County that was washed out by the December storms won’t be repaired for some time. But the California Highway Patrol said drivers headed to and from Muir Beach have taken it upon themselves to move some of the barricades and drive past the closure, putting themselves at risk.

01/01/2015

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40 People Stranded On Ski Lift For Over 2 Hours At China Peak Mountain Resort

More than 40 people were stranded on a ski lift at a Central California mountain resort after strong winds blew a cable off its line.

01/01/2015

Dust Devil At Rose Bowl December 31st, 2014 (Image from Youtube video by channel "Adsport")

VIDEO: Freak ‘Tornado’-Like Gust Hits Rose Bowl, Spinning Vendors’ Tents Through The Air

A freak wind gust spinning through the narrow canyon where the Rose Bowl sits was caught on camera as people fled from the vendors’ pop-up canopies as they were whipped by what felt like a “tornado.”

12/31/2014

Freezing Temperatures

Enjoy New Year’s Fireworks, But Not At The Expense Of Your Health

Hypothermia is generally defined as having a core body temperature of 95 degrees Fahrenheit or lower and can occur when the outside environment gets too cold or the body’s heat production decreases.

12/31/2014

Snow covers a California road in this file photo. (CBS)

2014 Going Out Under Blanket Of Snow In Parts Of Southern California

The cold weather and strong winds making for a chilly end to 2014 in the Bay Area are making for a white New Year’s Eve in parts of Southern California.

12/31/2014

(CBS SF)

San Jose Man Who Lit Candle During Wind Storm Power Outage Likely Caused Apartment Fire

Strong winds may have inadvertently caused a fire that damaged an apartment unit in South San Jose Tuesday night.

12/31/2014

(CBS SF)

12 Best #WindStorm Social Media Posts Capture Downed Trees, Debris Around The Bay Area

Twitter users took to social media to document some of the destruction from Tuesday’s powerful Bay Area windstorm.

12/31/2014

Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

98 Percent Power Restored After Nearly 200K PG&E Customers Lost Power Due To Wind Storm

PG&E crews have restored power to 98 percent of the 195,500 customers who had outages in the Bay Area during Tuesday’s strong windstorm, utility officials said Wednesday.

12/31/2014

Crews clear a tree toppled by 60 mph winds from I-80 that brought traffic to a standstill for hours, in Vallejo.

All Lanes Reopened After 60 MPH Winds Topple Trees, Live Power Lines Onto I-80 Vallejo

All eastbound lanes of Interstate Highway 80 that were closed due to downed trees and power lines in Vallejo have reopened Tuesday evening, according to the California Highway Patrol.

12/30/2014

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) trains sit idle at a BART maintenance facility. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Wind-Toppled Trees And Debris Shut San Francisco, East Bay BART Tracks

Tuesday’s high winds are wreaking havoc on BART tracks causing complete shutdowns in San Francisco’s Mission, and in the East Bay.

12/30/2014

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