Sierra Snowpack Catches Up In A Hurry After Stormy Week; More Than 5 Feet Of New Snow Just two weeks ago, the anxiety levels of Sierra ski resort operators were ratcheting up as a dry November left many of their runs lightly covered with snow and unusable.
North Bay Businesses Try To Stay Positive As Recent Storms Keep People IndoorsAs another storm is making its way through the Bay Area, bringing much-needed rain, businesses in Wine Country are trying to stay positive even as wet weather dampens holiday spending.
Storm Prompts Marin Water Officials To Consider Lifting Some Water RestrictionsThe latest atmospheric river to pass through Northern California has prompted Marin Water officials to consider rolling back water restrictions, despite current drought conditions.
Update: Monterey County Lifts All Evacuation Orders Connected To Atmospheric River StormsMonterey County officials on Tuesday downgraded an evacuation order to an evacuation warning for areas off River Road near Salinas as a strong storm system has moved through the region.
Robust Atmospheric River Dumps Nearly A Foot Of Rain On Mt. TamIn a region in the grips of a severe drought the rain totals from a potent atmospheric river were a welcomed relief -- nearly a foot of precipitation fell over the last 72 hours on Mt. Tamalpais and more than 10 inches drenched Ben Lomond in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Coast Guard Rescues 2 From Stranded Sailboat Off Daly City During Weekend Atmospheric River StormTwo people on a sailboat during Sunday's stormy weather were rescued by U.S. Coast Guard crews, after their vessel became disabled off the coast near Daly City.
Atmospheric River: Storm Floods North Bay Roadways, Downs Trees, Causes OutagesThe rain continued to pound the Bay Area Monday night. Roads were flooded and some residents lost their power as the storm wreaked havoc from the North to the South Bay.
UPDATE: Atmospheric River Downpour Leads To Santa Cruz County Evacuation WarningsEarly Monday evening, Santa Cruz County announced that areas of the CZU burn scar, Felton Grove and Paradise Park were under an evacuation warning due to the heavy rains from the atmospheric river stalled over the San Francisco Bay Area.
Atmospheric River: Powerful Storm Fills Marin County Reservoirs, CreeksAs the powerful atmospheric river roared through the North Bay on Monday, filling up reservoirs and creeks, water officials noted more is needed to emerge from the severe drought.
Atmospheric River: Evacuation Orders Issued For River Road In Salinas Over Debris Flow RiskHeavy rains expected Monday afternoon prompted authorities to upgrade an evacuation warning to an order for areas in danger of debris flows near River Road in Salinas, authorities said.
Rainbow Spotted Over San Francisco During Break in Atmospheric River DownpourAs busy as things were for the California Highway Patrol amid calls for accidents and flooded roadways during a wet Monday morning commute, officers still had time to take photos of a spectacular rainbow near the San Francisco International Airport.