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Bay Area Gets Slammed By 2nd Round Of Wet, Windy Storms

Northern California was lashed by a second wet and windy storm with the potential to take down trees and power lines on Sunday, days after a similar system moved through the region.

02/08/2015

A 90-foot pine tree fell down on Thomas Vong's home in Berkeley on February 6, 2015. (CBS)

Storm Knocks Down 30,000 Pound Tree Onto Berkeley Home

The wind that whipped through the East Bay hills Friday evening did not just knock over a tree in Berkeley, it ripped it completely from its roots.

02/06/2015

A PG&E utility truck.  (CBS)

Tree Branches Trimmed In East Bay Before Windy, Rainy Storm

PG&E crews trimmed tree branches in Orinda in the hope of avoiding power outages during a storm entering the Bay Area over Thursday night.

02/05/2015

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Get Ready: Storm Bringing Wind Gusts Up To 60 MPH With Potential To Down Trees, Power Lines

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for the San Francisco Bay Area in effect from 4 a.m. Friday to 4 a.m. Saturday.

02/05/2015

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40 People Stranded On Ski Lift For Over 2 Hours At China Peak Mountain Resort

More than 40 people were stranded on a ski lift at a Central California mountain resort after strong winds blew a cable off its line.

01/01/2015

Dust Devil At Rose Bowl December 31st, 2014 (Image from Youtube video by channel "Adsport")

VIDEO: Freak ‘Tornado’-Like Gust Hits Rose Bowl, Spinning Vendors’ Tents Through The Air

A freak wind gust spinning through the narrow canyon where the Rose Bowl sits was caught on camera as people fled from the vendors’ pop-up canopies as they were whipped by what felt like a “tornado.”

12/31/2014

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San Jose Man Who Lit Candle During Wind Storm Power Outage Likely Caused Apartment Fire

Strong winds may have inadvertently caused a fire that damaged an apartment unit in South San Jose Tuesday night.

12/31/2014

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El Camino Real Reopens In Burlingame After Downed Tree Blocked Lanes

El Camino Real has reopened in Burlingame after a downed tree blocked the roadway for several hours Wednesday morning.

12/31/2014

(CBS SF)

12 Best #WindStorm Social Media Posts Capture Downed Trees, Debris Around The Bay Area

Twitter users took to social media to document some of the destruction from Tuesday’s powerful Bay Area windstorm.

12/31/2014

Utility workers repair a power line. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

98 Percent Power Restored After Nearly 200K PG&E Customers Lost Power Due To Wind Storm

PG&E crews have restored power to 98 percent of the 195,500 customers who had outages in the Bay Area during Tuesday’s strong windstorm, utility officials said Wednesday.

12/31/2014

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