Beach Hazards Alert Issued; Huge Waves To Hit Bay Area CoastThe National Weather Service has issued a Beach Hazards Statement from coastal Sonoma County to coastal Monterey as an intense period of swells approaches the Bay Area this week.
2020 Brought First San Francisco Rain-Free February Since 1864Midnight closed out the first rain-free February in San Francisco since the Civil War, according to the National Weather Service.
Bay Area's Dry February Weather Approaching Civil War Era RecordA high pressure system remained stalled off the Northern California coast Tuesday, locking the region into a dry spell that reached 27 consecutive days without rain and edged the region toward a record set during the Civil War.
Weekend High Wind Advisory Issued for Bay Area Through Mid-Morning MondayThe National Weather Service has issued a high wind advisory from 7 p.m. Saturday to 11 a.m. Monday, warning that downed trees and power lines are possible.
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.