3.8 Earthquake Shakes San Benito, Monterey CountiesA 3.8 magnitude earthquake struck along a mountain range in San Benito and Monterey Counties Monday.
Earthquake Centered Near Morgan Hill Jostles South Bay Sunday MorningAn earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.4 struck near Morgan Hill early Sunday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Magnitude 3.5 Earthquake Near San Leandro Rattles East Bay Saturday AfternoonA magnitude 3.5 earthquake struck the East Bay Saturday afternoon in the wake of another quake that occurred Friday evening.
Small Earthquake Rattles East Bay Hills Near San RamonA small magnitude 3.2 earthquake jostled the East Bay hills Saturday afternoon but no damage was reported.
4.3 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Los AngelesA small earthquake shook the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area Friday night but there weren’t any immediate reports of major damage or injuries.
UPDATE: Magnitude 7.0 Earthquake Rocks Mexican Coast Near AcapulcoThe U.S. Geological Survey has confirmed a magnitude 7.0 on the west coast of Mexico near Acapulco that was reportedly felt as far away as Mexico City.
Santa Clara Residents Encouraged to Prepare for EmergenciesSanta Clara County officials urged residents Friday to prepare for the possibility of an emergency like a wildfire or earthquake.
4.1 Earthquake Rattles San Benito, Monterey CountiesA 4.1 magnitude earthquake struck along a mountain range in San Benito and Monterey Counties Tuesday morning.
Cluster of Small Quakes Rattles Lake County Sunday AfternoonMore than a dozen small quakes struck west of Cobb in Lake County on Sunday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Novato Couple Gears Up to Help Haiti Recover From Deadly EarthquakeAs the magnitude of death and destruction mounts following Saturday's earthquake in Haiti, a Novato couple is already at work trying to help what will be a formidable recovery effort.
Hundreds Dead Following Magnitude 7.2 Earthquake in HaitiHaiti’s civil protection agency says hundreds have been killed and hundreds are injured and missing after a 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck the island nation Saturday morning.
2.9 Magnitude Quake Rattles South BayA preliminary 2.9 magnitude earthquake struck the South Bay late Monday afternoon, United States Geological Survey officials said.
KPIX 5 Exclusive: Older Concrete Buildings in San Francisco Raise Earthquake ConcernsSan Francisco has thousands of older, multi-story concrete buildings like the condo that collapsed in Surfside, raising safety concerns over what will happen to the structures in a major earthquake.
Aftershocks Expected for Days After Magnitude 6 Quake Shakes Eastern SierraDozens of aftershocks rattled through the Eastern Sierra Friday morning following a magnitude 6 earthquake near the California-Nevada border that tossed boulders onto a major roadway and was felt as far off as Las Vegas and even San Francisco.
Magnitude 6 Earthquake Strikes Eastern Sierra Nevada; Shaking Felt In Bay Area A magnitude 6.0 earthquake that struck the Eastern Sierra Thursday afternoon was felt across Northern California, including much of the Bay Area.
Bay Area Residents Report Feeling Shaking From Sierra EarthquakePeople across the Bay Area Thursday afternoon reported feeling the 6.0 magnitude earthquake centered between Lake Tahoe and Mono Lake in the eastern Sierra Nevada.
3.6 Earthquake Shakes Napa County OvernightA 3.6 magnitude earthquake followed by a number of small aftershocks rattled Napa County early Thursday morning.
San Leandro 3.9 Earthquake Prompts Questions About Quake AlertsScientists still can't predict earthquakes, but they can provide a little bit of a warning. ShakeAlert is all about seconds, even fractions of seconds. Monday's Bay Area quake is great example of that.
UPDATE: 3.9 Earthquake Rattles Nerves Across Bay Area, Centered In San Leandro A 3.9 magnitude earthquake centered in the East Bay near the Hayward Fault shook a wide swath of the Bay Area Monday evening.
3.5 Earthquake Near Watsonville Shakes Southern Santa Clara, Santa Cruz CountiesA small earthquake shook near Watsonville early Friday morning, which was felt across a wide area of southern Santa Cruz and Santa Clara counties.
3.6 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes San Jose, South BayA small earthquake struck in San Jose Thursday morning, shaking a wide area of the South Bay.
Multiple Earthquakes Rattle Sierra Nevada Near Truckee Thursday NightA series of earthquakes rumbled across the Sierra Nevada mountains north of Lake Tahoe Thursday night.
Magnitude 4.2 Earthquake Strikes Northern Sonoma CountyA magnitude 4.2 earthquake struck far northern Sonoma County late Monday morning.
Tsunami Hazard Maps Released For Alameda, Monterey, San Mateo CountiesCalifornia has added interactive maps for several counties in the state, including three in the greater Bay Area, as part of its ongoing Tsunami Hazard Area project.
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

Weather Stories

UPDATE: Streets Flood in San Rafael, Mill Valley as Wild Storm Lashes Bay AreaAuthorities in Marin County were advising residents of widespread street flooding in San Rafael, Mill Valley and other areas, warning people to avoid certain areas due to extreme flooding Sunday afternoon.
UPDATE: Atmospheric River Winds Flip Trucks On Richmond-San Rafael Bridge; Topple Dozens Of Drought-Weakened TreesWinds topping more than 50 mph howled through the San Francisco Bay Area Sunday, toppling two big rigs on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, ripping down dozens of drought-weakened trees and forcing residents in San Francisco's Forest Hill neighborhood from their homes.
Evacuation Order Issued for San Mateo County Areas Burned by CZU Lightning Complex FireEvacuation warnings have been issued for areas of San Mateo County after the National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch and wind advisory Saturday afternoon for portions of the CZU Lightning Complex burn area.
Evacuation Orders Issued for CZU Burn Zones in Santa Cruz CountyWith an "atmospheric river" storm barreling toward the Bay Area, evacuation orders were issued Saturday afternoon for higher-risk areas of Santa Cruz County as deputies went door-to-door to notify residents.
Bay Area Spare the Air Alert Extended Through SundayA triple threat of wildfire smoke, hot inland temperatures and vehicle exhaust have compelled air quality officials to extend the current Spare the Air Alert through Sunday.
Spare the Air Alert Extended Through Labor DayAir district officials extended a Spare the Air Alert through Monday and urged Bay Area residents to avoid driving during the holiday weekend to lessen the buildup of smog.
Bay Area Spare the Air Alert Extended to SundayBay Area residents are banned from burning wood indoors and outdoors for the third day in a row as a Spare the Air alert -- in place Friday and Saturday -- now is extended to Sunday.
Lingering Wildfire Smoke Prompts Bay Area Air Quality Advisory for MondayAn air quality advisory has been issued for Monday as wildfire smoke continues to drift through the region.
San Francisco Man Dies Hiking in Death Valley, Heatstroke SuspectedA San Francisco man died while hiking in Death Valley National Park, where temperatures can be among the hottest on Earth, authorities said Saturday.