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.
Waves Approaching 40 Feet, Gale Warning Offshore, 35+ MPH Winds On Land As Next Wave Of Storms Slams Into CaliforniaA gale warning in offshore waters is in effect through Friday night as some swells could rise to nearly 40 feet and winds roar above 46 miles per hour while on the coast, powerful surf above 15 feet and gale-force winds will pummel California again.
Warning For Monster 'Sneaker Waves' At Bay Area Beaches As Super Typhoon Nuri's Effects Linger"Do not turn your back to the sea"-- Powerful "sneaker waves" and concurrent rip tides will create extremely dangerous conditions at Bay Area beaches Wednesday and Thursday as the remnants of Super Typhoon Nuri send powerful swells toward the California Coast, prompting the National Weather Service to declare a Beach Hazard Warning.
6.6 Preliminary Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Papua New GuineaA preliminary magnitude 6.6 earthquake has struck in the New Britain Region 120 miles south of Taron, Papua New Guinea.
Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Strikes Off New Zealand's Coast, No Tsunami ThreatThere is no widespread tsunami threat after a preliminary magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck the Kermadec Islands Region Thursday afternoon.
Tsunami Warning Issued After 7.9 Magnitude Quake, Dozens Of Aftershocks Off Alaska's CoastA massive 7.9 revised magnitude earthquake off Alaska's remote Aleutian Islands has triggered a regional tsunami, with reports of water already leaving some harbors including Adak Harbor, as the waves begin to come in.
Woman Swept Out To Sea Drowns Near Shelter CoveThe Coast Guard said a woman was swept out to sea by a large wave and drowned while walking with a friend and her dog on a Northern California beach.
Yacht Damaged In Pacific Storm Brought To Oakland For RepairsA yacht that was crippled by a Pacific storm while racing in the ocean over the weekend passed safely beneath the Golden Gate Bridge early Tuesday morning, and all crewmembers have reached shore, a race spokeswoman said.
Crewmembers From Damaged Yacht Brought To SF For Treatment The U.S. Coast Guard on Monday morning transported two injured crewmembers from the “Geraldton Western Australia” yacht to Coast Guard Island in Alameda as the damaged ship trailed behind.
Surfer Dies After Wipeout At MavericksHawaiian surfer Sion Milosky died after an accident at Mavericks Wednesday evening, a San Mateo County deputy coroner said.
Tsunami Devastates Crescent City Harbor; Coroner IDs Man Swept To SeaAuthorities have released the name of man who was swept out to sea during Friday’s tsunami in Northern California.
Wednesday Temperatures Offer Little Relief From HeatWednesday's high temperatures in San Francisco were expected to dip slightly from a day before, but warm temperatures were expected to persist.