Torrential Rains Ease 'Exceptional' Drought Conditions In Marin CountySunday's atmospheric river storm has eased drought conditions in Marin County, but the region has a long way to go before it emerges from the bone-dry conditions that have led to parched hillsides and water use restrictions, according to federal drought officials.
Combination Bomb Cyclone and Atmospheric River Drenches State But Impact on Drought Still UnknownA powerful weather event that combined a “bomb cyclone” and an “atmospheric river” swept through California earlier this week set rainfall records doused wildfires, yet its impact on the state’s drought conditions was yet to be seen Wednesday.
Thousands In Bay Area Still Without Power Following Bomb Cyclone, Atmospheric RiverMore than 12,600 PG&E customers remained without power in the Bay Area as of Tuesday morning as a result of this weekend's major storm that blew through the region, a utility spokesman said.
Desperately-Needed Rainfall from Bomb Cyclone, Atmospheric River Gives Hope For North Bay Drought RecoveryThis was a storm that came with expectations, not just for what the weekend might look like but what it could mean in the larger context of crawling out of two years of drought. It was just one storm, but it did not disappoint.
Atmospheric River: Parts of San Mateo County Pummeled with Heavy Rain, FloodingThe atmospheric river that brought drenching rain and high winds across Northern California was causing no shortage of problems in San Mateo County Sunday night.
Thanksgiving Week 'Bomb Cyclone' Blasted North Coast With Massive WavesA monstrous 75-foot wave was recorded about 20 miles off the coast of Cape Mendocino during Thanksgiving week's 'Bomb Cyclone' storm.
Hundreds Stranded On Interstate 5 Near Oregon Border In Wake Of ‘Bomb Cyclone’ Hundreds of cars remained stranded Wednesday on Interstate 5 headed north from California into Oregon in the aftermath of a major storm that dumped snow and created white-out conditions on both sides of the California-Oregon border.
Deadly Nor'easter Slams East Coast with Snow and FloodingAreas from Maryland to Maine remained under flood warnings as the powerful storm that inundated roads, snapped trees and knocked out power moved hundreds of miles out to sea.