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Police on the scene after high winds brought down a tree in Concord on November 21, 2013. (CBS)

2 Dead As High Winds Batter Bay Area; Thousands Without Power

Two people were killed Thursday in wind-related accidents in Oakland, a city that so far is bearing the brunt of extreme winds in the Bay Area that have left thousands without power, brought down trees and fueled fires throughout the region.

11/21/2013

Tahoe snow (CBS)

Foot Of Snow, 103 MPH Wind Gust Reported From Sierra Storm

A foot of snow fell in the upper elevations of the Sierra overnight and a 103 mph wind gust blew across the mountains near Lake Tahoe before an early winter storm blew out of the area early Monday.

10/28/2013

Oracle Team USA (L) competes against Emirates Team New Zealand during the 34th America's Cup on September 10, 2013 in San Francisco. Oracle lost the race and opted to postpone the second scheduled race of the day. AFP PHOTO/Don Emmert (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Unsettled Wind Postpones Race 14 Of America’s Cup

Race 14 was postponed Saturday because the wind hadn’t settled in from the desired direction by the 2:40 p.m. cutoff time.

09/21/2013

A wildfire burns in the North Bay.  (CBS)

Crews Battle 3 Fires In Sonoma, Napa Counties

Hundreds of firefighters were battling three large vegetation fires in Sonoma and Napa counties Wednesday afternoon.

05/01/2013

High winds knocked down trees, and shut power to thousands of Bay Area homes Monday.  (CBS)

Strong Winds Topple Trees, Cuts Power To Thousands

High winds and poor weather affected thousands of PG&E customers throughout the Bay Area Monday, according to the utility company.

04/08/2013

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

Rain, Cold Weather Returning To Bay Area

Tuesday’s dry, sunny weather was expected to turn wet overnight with a rainy, cold front passing through the region.

03/05/2013

Rising River

Christmas Storm Pounds Rain Soaked Bay Area

Rainy condition on Christmas Day were expected to continue as a front coming into the San Francisco Bay Area will bring moderate to heavy showers this evening, according to a forecaster for the National Weather Service.

12/25/2012

A car drives across a flooded road near Healdsburg. (George Rose/Getty Images)

NorCal Storms Heavy Rain, High Surf, Sierra Snow Just Ahead Of Christmas

Heavy rain, pounding waves and plenty of snow in the mountains are all in the forecast as Northern Californians brace for a weekend of wintry weather.

12/22/2012

A pedestrian holds an umbrella as he waits to cross the street in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Storms Bring Significant Rain, Wind To Bay Area Ahead Of Christmas

Rain has closed roads and prompted urban flood warnings Friday, and CBS 5’s Chief Meteorologist Paul Deanno said it’s only the beginning.

12/21/2012

Approaching Toll Plaza

Storm Causes Widespread Outages; Bay Area Bridge Lights Go Out

Bay Area storm-related power outages affected nearly 16,000 Pacific Gas & Electric customers overnight and into Friday morning, according to the utility.

11/30/2012

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