Whale Migration Record Broken By Female Of Species Recently Thought To Be ExtinctThe whale migration record has been broken this year by a female western gray whale. The previous record, held by a humpback whale at 10,000 miles, was broken by 9-year-old, Vavara who traveled 14,000 miles going from Russia to Mexico and back again.
Large Swells With Sneaker Waves Prompt Warning For Bay Area Beaches Anyone planning a trip to the beach or going into Bay Area waters later this week should be cautious of a large swell expected along the coast, according to the U.S. Coast Guard and National Weather Service.
High Surf Advisory With 20-Foot Waves In Effect For FridayThursday's powerful storm is generating big waves along the Bay Area coast, calling for a high surf advisory until 4 p.m. Friday.
20-Foot Waves To Wallop Bay Area Coast During 'Storm Of The Decade'A powerful storm system described by forecasters as the "storm of the decade" is expected to whip up large and dangerous surf along the Bay Area's coastline Thursday through Saturday.