Bay Area To Be Battered By Atmospheric River; Incoming Storms Prompts Warnings, EvacuationsBay Area residents were bracing for an atmospheric river-fueled series of storms which have prompted a number of watches and warnings across the region, especially for areas scarred by wildfires - including in the Santa Cruz Mountains where some evacuations have been ordered.
Rain, Gusty Winds, Chilly Temperatures Moving Through Bay AreaA cold front swept over the Bay Area Tuesday morning, bringing with it light to moderate rainfall along with gusty winds throughout the region.
Toppled Trees, Torn Branches Litter San Francisco Streets in Wake of Strong Winds SundayGusty winds knocked down trees in San Francisco and sent shivering diners scurrying home from outdoor dining spots around the city.
Video: Smoke From Resurgent Sierra Wildfire Heads Toward Bay AreaThe SQF Complex Fire, smoldering since late August in the Sequoia Nat'l Forest in the southern Sierra Nevada, blew up Saturday, sending a huge plume of smoke into the Central Valley and southern Bay Area. Darren Peck analyzes its potential impact on our unhealthy air.
Bay Area Braces For Hot Temperatures Inland, Peaking SundayInland temperatures in the Bay Area are expected to spike this weekend, peaking on Sunday, according to the National Weather Service.
Hot Weather Baking Bay Area With Above-Average TemperaturesTemperatures around the Bay Area and along the Monterey Peninsula are expected to spike this week, with above-average seasonal temperatures Tuesday and Wednesday, the National Weather Service said.
Heat Advisory Issued; Parts Of Bay Area May See Record High TemperaturesA heat wave expected to kick in late Monday morning for the Bay Area will linger through Thursday night, with record-setting temperatures possible, forecasters said.
Weekend High Wind Advisory Issued for Bay Area Through Mid-Morning MondayThe National Weather Service has issued a high wind advisory from 7 p.m. Saturday to 11 a.m. Monday, warning that downed trees and power lines are possible.
Holiday Week Storms Take Aim at Northern CaliforniaA series of two storms will swing through the Bay Area over the holiday week, bearing rain, cooler temperatures and gusty winds, forecasters said.
Brrr! Freeze Warning, Frost Advisories Issued for Bay AreaA freeze warning has been issued for late Thursday night through mid-Friday morning for part of the North Bay. Isolated areas may see temperatures in the low 20s.
What's Up With All the Late-May Rain? Atmospheric Science Suggests AnswersFor anyone fascinated with Bay Area weather, this has been a week to question basic assumptions. KPIX meteorologist Darren Peck explores the science of West Coast weather.