More Rain In Santa Cruz Mountains Raises Soil Saturation ConcernsAs the storm watch continued Wednesday evening with more rain from the latest system, parts of the CZU Complex Fire burn scar could see an increase in potential debris flow.
EBMUD: Storm Brings Much-Needed Rain But Reservoirs Remain Far From CapacityRain across the East Bay on Monday created flooding in some cities, but the water collected over the weekend also helped to fill up regional reservoirs. They are still far from capacity because of the drought.
UPDATE: Atmospheric River Downpour Leads To Santa Cruz County Evacuation WarningsEarly Monday evening, Santa Cruz County announced that areas of the CZU burn scar, Felton Grove and Paradise Park were under an evacuation warning due to the heavy rains from the atmospheric river stalled over the San Francisco Bay Area.
Rainbow Spotted Over San Francisco During Break in Atmospheric River DownpourAs busy as things were for the California Highway Patrol amid calls for accidents and flooded roadways during a wet Monday morning commute, officers still had time to take photos of a spectacular rainbow near the San Francisco International Airport.
Atmospheric River Roars Into North Bay; Massive Redwood Crushes Forestville HomeA moderate atmospheric river sent a plume of sub-tropic moisture over the North Bay Sunday, dumping more than 4 inches of rain on Mount Tamalpais and toppling a massive redwood that crushed a home in Forestville.
Rain From Atmospheric River Raises Slide Concerns in Santa Cruz MountainsSome of the heaviest rainfall from the arriving atmospheric river storm is expected to fall in the South Bay, making some residents in the Santa Cruz mountains nervous.
UPDATE: Storm System Shifts Toward Central Coast; Evacuation Warnings IssuedThe National Weather Service on Sunday afternoon updated its Bay Area forecast to note that the atmospheric river has shifted its course southward, bringing more stormy weather to the Big Sur/Santa Lucia areas of Monterey County.
Atmospheric River Brings Much Needed Showers To Drought Stricken Bay AreaWith the brunt of an atmospheric river that rolled onshore early Sunday predicted to batter Santa Cruz and Monterey counties, residents of mountain communities like Boulder Creek spent the hours before the storm's arrival bracing for the wintry blast.
Approaching Atmospheric River Promises Relief But Won't End DroughtWhile the approaching rain is good news, Californians should all hope it's just a preview of the next couple of months.
PG&E Preps Ahead of Strong Storm Hitting Bay AreaPG&E is making preparations for a strong, atmospheric river-driven storm that may cause power outages in the Bay Area when it arrives this weekend, officials said Friday.
Atmospheric River Gaining Intensity In Pacific; 'Multiple Waves Of Heavy Snowfall' Predicted In SierraAn atmospheric river building in intensity out in the Pacific moved ever closer to the Northern California coast Thursday, carrying with it the promise of much-needed rain beginning Sunday and rolling into next week.