A large tree crashed into a home on Cascade Drive in Fairfax on March 27, 2012, causing significant damage. No residents were injured. (CBS)

Large Tree Crashes Into Fairfax Home

A large tree crashed into a house in Fairfax on Tuesday night, a Ross Valley Fire Department dispatcher said.


People walk with umbrellas on Market St. in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area To See Series Of Storms This Week

Rainy days are in store for Bay Area residents as a series of storms are expected to pass through the region this week.



PG&E Proposes Lower Stability Standards For Utility Poles

There’s a new effort by PG&E to lower the stability standards for its power poles, and the move has prompted concerns among state regulators in the wake of the San Bruno disaster.


San Francisco skyline in view from Alameda Point. (AP Photo)

More Storms Arriving In Bay Area

The Bay Area was readying for yet another round of storms, with rain and strong winds.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/23/2011

Passengers wait in the security check line at San Francisco International Airport Wednesday. (Tim Ryan/CBS)

Midwest Winter Storm Means Delays for Bay Area Travelers

The big blizzard that’s blanketed the Midwest and East Coast continues to dump heavy snow, and that’s causing havoc at Bay Area airports for flights headed east.



Wet December A Boon For Bay Area Reservoirs

Water supplies are on the rise across the Bay Area. Meteorologist Jan Null said that even a typically dry spot like San Jose is at 127 percent of it’s normal rainfall for this time of year.


So Much For A Dry, ‘La Niña’ Winter In California

This was supposed to be a cold, dry “La Nina” winter in California, but so far, it’s been anything but, with many of the state’s reservoirs already full, and spilling over.


Passengers wait in line at San Francisco International Airport. (AP)

Weather Causing Flight Delays In Bay Area, Midwest

UPDATE: San Francisco International Airport and Mineta San Jose International airports were seeing delays Tuesday due to weather conditions in the Bay Area and in Midwest and Eastern cities.

CBS San Francisco–12/21/2010

A pedestrian jumps over standing water during a rain storm in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco’s Dept. Of Public Works Wants Residents To Prepare For Storms

The San Francisco Department of Public Works is encouraging residents to batten down the hatches and prepare for winter storms.

CBS San Francisco–11/27/2010



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