High Surf Advisory In Effect Until Mid-Afternoon SundayThe advisory is in effect until 2 p.m. for the coastline from northern Sonoma County to southern Monterey County and the Big Sur coast.
Famed Mavericks Surf Contest On The Auction BlockThe attention of the big wave surfers worldwide was focused on Half Moon Bay Wednesday for any word on the future of the famed Titans of Mavericks surf contest.
Huge Waves Break Apart Historic 'Cement Boat' At Seacliff State BeachThe S.S. Palo Alto was docked at a pier at Seacliff State Beach, south of Santa Cruz.
Latest Storm Promises Dangerous Wind, Surf, Snow Conditions, More FloodingThe latest storm heading into the Bay Area will bring not only rain, but dangerous conditions from the coast to the mountains, as well.
Storms Build Up Sand Bar At Santa Cruz Surf SpotThe recent storms caused dramatic changes to one Santa Cruz beach, with several years worth of sand dropped in just one week.
Beachgoers Warned Of Killer Sneaker WavesVisitors to Northern California ocean beaches Wednesday were warned to be on the alert for sneaker waves – massive walls of water that can drag a beachgoer to a watery death.
Storm Front Kicking Up Hazardous Surf An approaching storm front triggered growing swells along the Northern California coast Thursday forcing the Coast Guard to issue a warning to beachgoers and boaters.
Big Waves Expected With High Surf Advisory Issued For Bay Area CoastlineA high surf advisory is in effect for the San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay area coasts though Monday afternoon, National Weather Service officials said.
Titans Of Mavericks Surf Competition UnderwayUnder foggy skies, the world’s top big-wave surfers took to the waters off the legendary Mavericks surf break early Friday, ready to take on towering waves in the Titans Of Mavericks competition.
Women To Be Allowed Into Mavericks Surf Competition For 1st TimeAs if the big barrel waves of the Titans of Mavericks competition weren’t daunting enough to conquer, getting to ride one in competition as a woman is even more difficult. But, that is all about to change.
Man Dies After Wave Knocks Him Into The Waters Off PacificaThe U.S. Coast Guard staged a water rescue near the Pacifica Pier after an elderly couple fell off the pier into the ocean Tuesday afternoon.
Mavericks Big Wave Surf Competition A Go For FridayOrganizers confirmed Tuesday the famed Mavericks surf competition will get underway this Friday.