The first storm in a one-two punch heading for Hawaii clamored ashore in the overnight hours Friday as a weakened tropical storm, while a second system close behind it strengthened.
The National Weather Service said a tornado was sighted in Northern California as a winter storm passed through the area.
Northern Californians slogged through another day of wet and windy weather as the second storm of the weekend moved through the region on Sunday.
Northern California residents recovering Monday from a series of wet, windy storms likely won’t get much of a break as another system is expected to drench the area.
While the Bay Area is getting some respite from the heavy rains, work crews in the Marin County and San Francisco are trying to clean up damage caused by this weekend’s storm.
The second in a series of storms is bringing heavy rain and flood warnings to much of Northern California.
Rain was expected to pound the Bay Area throughout the weekend, and Wednesday morning’s weather is representative of how the rest of the day will be.
The National Weather Service said rain and snow should begin falling on Wednesday and continue through Sunday. Wind gusts could reach as high as 70 mph in coastal areas.
Rainy weather in the Bay Area on Tuesday caused flight delays and more than 100 flight cancellations at San Francisco International Airport.
A large tree crashed into a house in Fairfax on Tuesday night, a Ross Valley Fire Department dispatcher said.