Tides

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Thursday’s ‘Mini Moon’ Will Be This Year’s Smallest

The universe is filled with wonders of gigantic proportions, but Thursday night’s celestial attraction comes in a size that’s too adorable to pass up.

03/05/2015

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Final King Tides Of Season To Surge Bay Area Coastline Tuesday-Thursday

The Bay Area is about to get hit with the season’s last round of high seas known as the “King Tides.”

02/17/2015

A flooded street in Mill Valley, due to 'king tides.' December 13, 2012. (CBS)

Timelapse Illustrates Massive Swing Of California King Tides

In case you missed it, the San Francisco Bay Area experienced a round of California King Tides in December, then again this past January.

01/27/2015

Flooding

King Tides Could Bring Coastal Flooding, Strong Rip Currents To Bay Area

King tides are expected to impact shorelines across the Bay Area Monday and will continue through Wednesday.

01/19/2015

OAKLAND - Work on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge has “reached its last major milestone” and “we can smell the finish line,” Metropolitan Transportation Commission Executive Director Steve Heminger said Tuesday.At a news briefing at a Caltrans office in Oakland near the Bay Bridge, Heminger said with the recent successful completion of a complex process called a “load transfer,” the new $6.3 billion span remains on schedule to open on Labor Day weekend next year.[ READ MORE: Transportation Officials Celebrate Major Bay Bridge Construction Milestone ]

Tides, Weather Create Design Challenges For New Bay Bridge

It’s a flow of water bigger than the mighty Mississippi River – 390 billion gallons of water move in and out of San Francisco Bay twice a day, creating an engineering challenge for the designers of the new Bay Bridge.

02/03/2013