UPDATE U.S. Drought Monitor Puts Most of Bay Area Under Extreme Drought ConditionsThe latest California drought update just released Thursday by weather officials puts most of the Bay Area in the red under what is classified as extreme drought conditions.
Storm System Brings Heaviest Rains Of Season, Gusting Winds To Bay AreaPeriods of light to moderately heavy rain with some strong winds are forecast in the San Francisco Bay Area Monday, before drier conditions return Tuesday according to the National Weather Service.
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.
NorCal's Water Situation Looking Good With Above Normal Precipitation TotalsA network of weather stations ranging from Mt. Shasta to Highway 50 has passed its normal precipitation total for the entire July 1st-to-June 30th weather season, which is good news for Northern California’s water situation.
Bay Area 2015 Rainfall Lags Previous El Niño YearsThe amount of rain in the Bay Area during the last half of 2015 is less than in previous El Niño years, National Weather Service officials said Saturday.
Unstable Air Over Bay Area Leads To Rainy Night, 150 Lightning StrikesA pool of unstable air is moving over the San Francisco Bay Area tonight, pulling in subtropical moisture and bringing in fast-moving but heavy rain showers.
NASA Data Shows Average July Temperatures Across Large Part Of The Globe To Top 90 Degrees By Year 2099The data was presented this week as part of an international public-private partnership called Climate Services for Resilient Development.
Hope For Wet California Winter If Rainfall Prediction Computer Models Prove AccurateThere is hope for a wet winter in California if the rainfall predictions on long-range computer models prove accurate.
Snow Survey Canceled For 1st Time Due To California's DroughtFor the first time in history, the May snow survey has been canceled due to California’s severe drought.
Western Research Team Builds Drought-Fighting Drone To Seed RaincloudsCalifornia communities suffering from extreme drought could soon get help from an unlikely place -- unmanned aerial vehicles, a.k.a. drones.
Indications Of A Strong El Nino Kindle Hope For A Wet Year Ahead For CaliforniaIt's far from certain, but conditions are pointing toward El Nino conditions next winter and spring -- and the possibility of significant rain for the parched West Coast.
Another Week Of Storms: Did It Make Any Difference? Rainfall Averages For Bay AreaAfter last week's rain, how do cities stand on the verge of another wet week? Many areas still need over two feet of rain just to reach normal. Check your city to see how bad the drought still is.
Get Set For More Wet - Rain Likely On MondayMore rain is on its way to the Bay Area as early as Monday, and weather forecasters said to expect cold temperatures, hail, and the possibility of snow on the region's peaks.
Much Needed Rain, Snow To Hit Parched California This WeekMeteorologists say a pair of storms could dump several inches of rain on parched cities and croplands throughout California in the coming week.
StormWatch: Rainfall Totals For The Bay AreaHere are the latest Bay Area precipitation reports from the National Weather Service...