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.
Warning Issued For Deadly Sneaker Waves Along San Francisco Bay Area Ocean Beaches Storm systems churning to life out in the Pacific have sent large northwest swells crashing onto San Francisco Bay Area ocean beaches from Sonoma County to Monterey, triggering a warning from the National Weather Service to beachgoers to be on the alert for deadly sneaker waves and strong rip tides.
High Surf Advisory Along The Coast; Surfers Await 20-25 Foot Monster Waves At Mavericks A storm front moved toward the San Francisco Bay Area Wednesday morning, kicking up a large northwest swell that could trigger 20-25 foot waves at the legendary Mavericks surf break off the San Mateo County coast.
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.
VIDEO: World's Most Talented Surfers Ride 'Out Of Control Huge' 3-Story Monster Waves At MavericksHigh surf conditions along the Northern California coast drew some of the world's most talented surfers to Mavericks on Tuesday, where 30–to-40 foot waves were breaking, just off Pillar Point.
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.
Storm Front Kicks Up Massive Surf; Deadly 'Sneaker Waves' PossibleLocal big wave surfers flocked to Mavericks Friday as a storm front passing north of the San Francisco Bay Area kicked up waves topping 22 feet.
Mavs Capitalize On Curry's Absence To Beat Warriors 126-91The Dallas Mavericks capitalized on Stephen Curry's absence to beat the Golden State Warriors 126-91 on Saturday night.
Durant Scores 29 Points, Warriors Hold Off Mavs, 120-116Kevin Durant had 29 points with a key 3-pointer with 15 seconds left, as the Golden State Warriors held off a fourth-quarter rally and beat the Dallas Mavericks.
Big Wave Surfers Take On Towering Waves At MavericksWhile the official Mavericks big wave contest was postponed, the lure of a memorable ride at the legendary surf break with sets of 30-foot waves thundering toward the beach attracted dozens of surfers Monday.
Mavericks Surfing Competition Postponed Until January Due To Large WavesLate Sunday afternoon, the Mavericks organizers announced that waves would be too big Monday and postponed the anticipated surfing contest until at least January.
Female Big-Wave Surfers Celebrate Prize Money Equity PlanFemale surfers in California won a big battle for equal pay in the sport last week.
Mavericks Surf Contest Won't Be Held In 2018With the window for the contest closing on Wednesday, it is looking like famed Mavericks Challenge big wave surfing contest won't be held this year.
Big Wave Surfers Warm Up For Mavericks ContestThe monster surf along the coast this week would pose a danger to most, but is a magnet to elite athletes.
Mavericks Fan Misses Big Wave Competition But Gets Something BetterThe Mavericks big wave surfing contest is on hold but one fan didn't learn that until he drove nine hours to see the competition. He's not disappointed, though.