Winter Weather

A Lake Tahoe home security camera captures a wintry May wonderland with fresh snow. (Lynley Payne)

Late Spring Snow Showers Blanket Lake Tahoe

The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory in effect until 2 p.m Tuesday as a winter storm dusts light to moderate snow across the Lake Tahoe Basin.


Clouds pass over the San Francisco skyline on November 4, 2011 in Sausalito, California. The San Francisco Bay Area will see mostly cloudy skies that will lead to a chance of showers in the afternoon. Daytime highs will reach into the upper 50s. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Odd Bay Area December Weather Setting Records

Rarely does sunny and dry weather come with so many oddities, but this extremely dry weather will soon set some all-time records here in the Bay Area.


A Boeing 777 airplane lies burned on the runway after it crashed landed at San Francisco International Airport July 6, 2013.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

NTSB Asiana Flight 214 Hearings Postponed To Wednesday

The National Transportation Safety Board is postponing the beginning of a two-day hearing looking into the crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 at SFO last July.


Freezing Cold Thermometer

The Freeze Is On — Shivering Cold To Linger Into The Week

People across Northern California woke up to another morning of cold temperatures, with forecasters predicting at least two more days of chilly weather.


Lexington Reservoir

Silicon Valley Records Historic Rainfall Lows

Tuesday’s wet weather is a welcome sight for water officials in Silicon Valley as the lack of rainfall this season has already reached historic levels.



PG&E Proposes Lower Stability Standards For Utility Poles

There’s a new effort by PG&E to lower the stability standards for its power poles, and the move has prompted concerns among state regulators in the wake of the San Bruno disaster.


Leopard shark, Foster City beach

Heavy Rains May Be Cause Of Bay Area Shark Deaths

State biologists say they think they know what may have killed over 100 leopard sharks in the Bay Area in recent weeks – heavy rain diluting the bay’s salinity.


Storm Damage

Storm Brings Widespread Power Outages To Bay Area

More than 30,000 people throughout the Bay Area lost power early Sunday morning because of the stormy weather, a utility spokesman said.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/20/2011

One to two inches of snow fell in San Francisco on February 5, 1976, and dusting the Marin Headlands (San Francisco Chronicle)

Cold, Snow To Put Icy Grip On Bay Area Starting Thursday Evening

Cold, wet weather will once again put an icy grip on the Bay Area as we head toward this weekend, bringing with it a chance that San Francisco could see some snow.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/23/2011

Man with umbrella in San Francisco. (CBS)

Storm Parade Soaks State

The National Weather Service says the San Francisco Bay area caught only a portion of a powerful storm system that’s soaking Southern California.

CBS San Francisco–12/19/2010