An eyewitness spotted this tornado touching down in Tehama County near Red Bluff on February 19, 2013. (CBS)

Forecasters Say Tornado Spotted In Northern California

The National Weather Service said a tornado was sighted in Northern California as a winter storm passed through the area.


Debris piles up at a residence in San Joaquin County after a tornado touched down in the Stockton area on April 11, 2012. (CBS)

Tornado Touches Down Near Stockton

The National Weather Service said a tornado has touched down a few miles outside of Stockton. No injuries were reported.


Tornado spotted near Chico

NorCal Tornadoes Destroy Almond Crops

Officials say tornadoes that touched down in a rural area of Northern California destroyed hundreds of acres of almond orchards.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/27/2011

Tornado spotted near Chico

Tornadoes Touch Down In Rural Parts Of NorCal

The National Weather Service along with local police agencies reported several tornadoes on Wednesday evening, but there was no immediate word of any significant damage or injuries.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/25/2011


Good Question: Are Violent Tornadoes Found Outside The U.S.?

Recently, tornadoes carved a path of destruction through the South, with Alabama hit especially hard. In this Good Question: Are violent tornadoes found anywhere else on Earth?

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/13/2011