Magnitude 3.3 Earthquake Strikes East Of GilroyA magnitude 3.3. earthquake struck southern Santa Clara County Wednesday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Powerful Earthquakes Up To 8.1 Magnitude Strike Off New Zealand; Hawaii Tsunami Watch CanceledOfficials in New Zealand issued a tsunami warning for coastal areas and Hawaii officials declared a tsunami watch following several strong earthquakes that struck off New Zealand's northeastern coast.
3.2 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles North Bay Wine CountryA 3.2 magnitude earthquake struck the North Bay wine country Thursday morning near St. Helena.
Santa Rosa Rattled By 3.5 Magnitude EarthquakeA 3.5 magnitude earthquake shook up the North Bay late Thursday morning, near the Geysers.
Magnitude 3.7 Earthquake Strikes Near San JoseA 3.7-magnitude earthquake struck at 5:38 p.m. Sunday 5.5 miles east northeast of Gilroy and 11.2 miles east southeast of Morgan Hill
7.7 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes In South Pacific; No California, Hawaii Tsunami ThreatA major earthquake struck off the South Pacific Ocean, prompting a tsunami threat to a number of islands in the region. 
Small Earthquake Rattles Hills Above Milpitas Sunday AfternoonA magnitude 3.2 earthquake struck near Milpitas Sunday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Small 2.7 Quake Rattles BerkeleyA small quake rattled the East Bay, Tuesday night.
Magnitude 3.1 Quake Rattles East Bay Residents Near ConcordA small earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.1 hit just west of Concord in the East Bay late Thursday afternoon, not far from the epicenter of a quake that happened a week ago.
Magnitude 3.8 Earthquake Strikes Near ConcordA magnitude 3.8 earthquake struck Contra Costa County Thursday morning, which was felt in much of the East Bay and other parts of the Bay Area.
Magnitude 3.6 Earthquake Strikes Near Cobb In Lake CountyA magnitude 3.6 earthquake has struck near the town of Cobb in Lake County, the U.S. Geological Survey reported Wednesday night.
Deaths Reported After 6.3 Magnitude Earthquake In CroatiaA strong earthquake hit central Croatia on Tuesday, destroying buildings and sending panicked people fleeing into rubble-covered streets in a town southeast of the capital.
Small Earthquake Strikes Near San Juan BautistaA small earthquake with a 3.2 magnitude rattled the north end of the Gabilan Mountain Range near the town of San Juan Bautista Sunday morning, the USGS reported.
3.8 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Humboldt CountyA small earthquake shook an area of Northern California near the Oregon border Friday morning.
Small Thursday-Evening Earthquake Rattles Area Around HollisterA 3.3 magnitude earthquake shook parts of San Benito and Monterey counties early Thursday evening, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
3.4, 3.0 Magnitude Earthquakes Shake San Juan BautistaA small earthquake measuring 3.4 magnitude shook an area of San Benito County Wednesday, followed by a second quake.
7.0 Earthquake Strikes Aegean Sea Between Turkey, Greek Island; At Least 14 DeadA strong earthquake in the Aegean Sea has shaken Turkey and Greece. Several buildings were wrecked in Turkey’s western Izmir province, according to officials.
7.5 Alaska Earthquake Prompts Tsunami Warning For Region; No Threat To CaliforniaA large earthquake measuring 7.5 magnitude struck Alaska on Monday, prompting a tsunami warning for South Alaska and the Alaska Peninsula.
Major Earthquake Retrofit Work Complete At Lake Merced Pump StationIt all started with a 2002 state law demanding quake-resilient water delivery. Nearly $5 billion later, San Francisco has retrofit the system from Hetch Hetchy to the city, just now crossing the finish line on the shore of Lake Merced.
2.9-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Near MilpitasA 2.9-magnitude earthquake hit early Friday morning, just days after a swarm of quakes rattled the shoreline of the Calaveras Reservoir.
Earthquake Swarm Rattles Calaveras Reservoir East of Milpitas An earthquake swarm of at least three small temblors ranging from 2.7 to 3.3 in magnitude rattled the shoreline of the Calaveras Reservoir east of Milpitas Tuesday morning -- the second time in three days that multiple earthquakes shook the area.
Small Earthquake Rattles South Bay Near MilpitasA small earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.4 struck in the hills above Milpitas Sunday afternoon.
Pair Of Small Earthquakes Strike East Of San LeandroA pair of small earthquakes struck the East Bay late Sunday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Cluster Of 7 Small Quakes Rattle Mendocino CountyA cluster of small earthquakes rattled Mendocino County, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
3 Small Earthquakes Rattle South Bay Monday AfternoonA pair of earthquakes jostled the area around Milpitas Monday afternoon, followed a few minutes later by a third quake near Saratoga.
Overnight Magnitude 3.9 Earthquake Strikes The GeysersA magnitude 3.9 earthquake struck far northern Sonoma County near The Geysers early Wednesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
California Early Earthquake Alerts To Be Standard On Android PhonesCalifornia's earthquake early warnings will be a standard feature on all Android phones, bypassing the need for users to download the state's MyShake app.
Magnitude 3.2 Earthquake Strikes Off Santa Cruz County CoastA magnitude 3.2 earthquake struck off the Santa Cruz County coast Thursday morning.
No Damage, Injuries Reported Following Magnitude 4.6 Earthquake in Eastern SierraAn earthquake rattled Inyo County near the eastern Sierra Nevada town of Lone Pine Monday evening but no damage or injuries were immediately reported.

Weather Stories

Spring Arrives With Meteorologists' Grim Forecast for California Water SupplySaturday marks the first day of astronomical spring and the outlook is grim for California and the West, where drought conditions will persist, according to NOAA.
Young Graduate Beginning His Career Killed by Falling Tree in BurlingameThe family of a young physics researcher at a Bay Area COVID-19 testing lab was in mourning Sunday after he was killed by a falling tree near the facility in Burlingame.
Atmospheric River Brings Touches Of Snow to the Bay Area, Cold Weather Lets It StickWhile Tuesday night’s atmospheric river brought massive rainfall and strong winds across the San Francisco Bay Area, some places even received snowfall.
Cal Fire Issues Evacuation Warning in Santa Cruz County Burn Zones as Atmospheric River Storm ApproachesAs of 6 p.m. Sunday, parts of the San Lorenzo Valley and the north coast of Santa Cruz County are under evacuation warning because of the upcoming atmospheric river and the potential for debris flow, Cal Fire CZU said.
Storm System Brings Scattered Showers To Bay Area With Heavier Rain AheadThe first in a series of wet storm systems brought some rain to the Bay Area Friday, with much heavier precipitation forecast for next week.
North Bay Rescue Crews on Alert Following Weekend High Surf AdvisoryRecent high-surf-related fatalities are prompting Sonoma County rescue authorities to issue an emphatic appeal to the public to exercise caution when venturing near the coast this weekend.
Coast Guard Rescue Efforts Launched After Wild Waves Draw Sightseers to Hazardous BeachesSunday morning, the National Weather Service put out an alert for high surf on Bay Area beaches, warning people to stay away. But people flocked to the shoreline anyway and at least two people have been pulled into the wild waves.
2020 Sets Record With 22 Separate Billion-Dollar Climate, Weather Disasters in U.S.An astonishing 22 separate weather and climate disasters costing over $1 billion each occurred in the U.S. in 2020. Western wildfires accounted for a total of $16.5 billion in damage.
Hardy Horde Takes the New Year 'Polar Plunge' at Ocean Beach in San FranciscoIt’s tradition that's as durable as it is inexplicable: seemingly sane people jumping into frigid water on New Year’s Day.