Surfers Excited As Towering Sneaker Waves Prompt Beach Hazard WarningThe National Weather Service has extended a warning about heavy surf, sneaker waves and riptides affecting coastal communities from Sonoma to Monterey Counties until 9 a.m. Wednesday.
Winter Storms Bound For Sierra, Lake Tahoe This WeekThe National Weather Service in Reno has issued a series of winter weather advisories up and down the Sierra's eastern front as a series of storms make their way into the region.
Huge Waves, Rip Currents Prompt High Surf Advisory For New Year's DayA high surf advisory and warning for sneaker waves and rip currents were issued for the Northern California coast and remain in effect through Wednesday night. Waves could be as high as 20 feet.
Beach Hazards Warning For Bay Area Coastline On New Year's; 25-Foot Waves PossibleThe National Weather Service has issued a Beach Hazards Statement for most of the Bay Area's coastline starting on New Year's Eve.
Following Monday Dry Winds, Rain Roars In To Bay Area TuesdayThe Bay Area's first rainstorm of 2019 is expected to arrive just in time for the Thanksgiving Day holiday travel period and immediately after another dry wind event.
Red Flag Warning: Strong Burst Of Winds May Cause Extreme Fire BehaviorA red flag warning was in effect Saturday night through Monday morning for "dangerously strong offshore winds and critically low humidity," according to the National Weather Service. Residents were warned such conditions could cause "extreme fire behavior."
National Weather Service Issues Red Flag Warning For Elevated Bay Area RegionsThe National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the North Bay mountains and other parts of the Bay Area above 1,000 feet between 8 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. Sunday.
NWS Issues Fire Weather Watch for Bay Area Hills Starting Monday NightThe National Weather Service issued a fire weather watch starting Monday night for the North and East Bay hills and higher elevations in the Diablo Range.
Winter Storm Shuts Down Stretch Of I-80, Some Tahoe Resorts; Travelers Call AheadA major winter storm has brought as much as 8 feet of snow at higher elevations to the Sierra Nevada along the California-Nevada line.
More Heavy Snowfall Prompts Avalanche Warnings for Sierra NevadaA forecast of more snow and intense winds in the Sierra Nevada mountains has prompted authorities to issue blizzard and avalanche warnings and say that conditions could become "life-threatening."
Flash Flood Watch Issued; Winter Storm Bearing Down On Bay AreaA winter storm front, packing torrential rains of as much as an inch an hour, triggered a flash flood watch for the Bay Area in advance of its arrival Friday.
Flash Flood Watch Issued for Camp Fire Burn AreaThe National Weather Service says mud and debris flows are possible in and around the town of Paradise through 9 p.m. Sunday.
Bay Area Around 90% Normal Rainfall Following Major StormThe National Weather Service on Friday reported the Bay Area has reached 85 to 95 percent of normal rainfall for this point in the season.
New Round Of Rain Set To Douse Bay Area After Dry WeekendThe next round of rain is set to begin this coming week. Once it starts falling, there won’t be a dry day in the Bay Area until perhaps Friday.
NWS Warns of Sneaker Wave Hazard Along Bay Area Beaches SundayThe National Weather Service is warning of an increased risk of sneaker waves at Bay Area beaches from 9 a.m. Sunday through 3 a.m. Monday.