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.
UPDATE Big Waves Cause Erosion Damage To Street Near Pacifica PierThe huge waves pounding Bay Area coastlines during recent weeks are taking their toll, with damage forcing crews to repair a street near the Pacifica Pier.
Cold Front Sends Bands Of Rain Into Bay Area; Lightning Detected Off The Coast; Big Waves Returning To MavericksA cold weather system spun bands of showers into the San Francisco Bay Area Sunday morning, bringing much needed relief to a region in the grips of a severe drought.
Big Waves Pounding The Coast; 'Stay Off Rocks And Coastal Jetties'With 18-to-24 foot waves crashing along the northwest facing beaches along the coast early Thursday, forecasters warned San Francisco Bay Area holiday beachgoers to "stay off rocks and coastal jetties."
Big Waves Lure Oglers, Surfers CoastsideMonster waves hit Bay Area beaches on New Year Day. A high-surf advisory -- issued Wednesday morning -- was in effect until Thursday.
Surfers Enjoy Big Waves Off Coast Of Santa CruzThe forecast called for lots of big waves, and Mother Nature did not disappoint the surfers who gathered in Santa Cruz Tuesday.
Big Waves Expected To Hit Northern California Coastal AreasForecasters say waves as high as 20 feet are expected to crash onto many Northern California coastal areas on Wednesday.
Mavericks Surfers Test The Waters As Contest Window OpensBig wave surfers have descended upon the California coast for the Mavericks Surf Contest and are thrilled about the conditions.