Large Rockslide Crashes Down On Highway 50 In SierraSeveral large boulders, loosened by days of heavy snowfall in the Lake Tahoe area, slammed onto Highway 50 just east of Echo Summit Monday afternoon, shutting down the westbound lane, the California Highway Patrol said.
Scientific Snowflake Roundup Reveals Climate SecretsResearchers at Columbia University are studying details about how snowflakes fall and how they evolve once they settle on the ground. The data could be used to provide clues to the changing climate.
Snow That Stalled Sierra Traffic Could Return Saturday AfternoonBy Friday night, about 13 inches of snow had fallen at Kingvale and forecasters said more snow may arrive Saturday afternoon.
7,700 Flights Canceled, Millions Rush Home As Paralyzing Snowstorm Bears Down On East CoastTens of millions of people along the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor rushed to get home and settle in Monday as a fearsome storm swirled in with the potential for hurricane-force winds and 1 to 3 feet of snow that could paralyze the Northeast for days.
Massive Blizzard Barrels Into Northeast; Potentially Historic Snowfall ExpectedMore than 35 million people along the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor rushed to get home and settle in Monday as a fearsome storm swirled in with the potential for hurricane-force winds and 1 to 3 feet of snow that could paralyze the Northeast for days.
Epic Storm Expected Monday Could Bring Record Snowfall To New York, BostonA "potentially historic" storm could dump 2 to 3 feet of snow from northern New Jersey to Connecticut starting Monday.
Sierra Resorts Rejoice As 1st Significant Storm Of Season Drops Snow In High CountryA significant storm that moved across northern California Friday and Saturday gave hope that the coming winter will bring relief to a parched state.
San Francisco Snowboarder Missing In Sierra After SnowstormRescuers were searching for a San Francisco snowboarder who was missing in the northern Sierra after a snowstorm, according to authorities.
Heavy Snow Closes Interstate 5 In Shasta CountyOfficials have closed a section of Interstate 5 in Northern California after a storm dropped heavy snow and led to cars and trucks sliding on the slippery roadway.
Yosemite Rangers Make Daring Rescue On El CapitanA Canadian climber is recuperating from a mild case of hypothermia after being stranded in a snow storm on the largest granite monolith in the world.
Light Snow On Twin Peaks; Heavier In SouthbaySnow fell on San Francisco’s Twin Peaks and Merced Heights neighborhoods early Saturday morning, according to a National Weather Service forecaster.
East Coast Blizzard Causes Flight Cancellations, Delays At SFOAirport officials are advising that all departing passengers check with their airlines before heading to SFO, as dozens of flights have been canceled due to bad weather on the East Coast.
Teens Stranded In Mendocino Forest During Snowstorm RescuedMendocino County authorities say a group of teenagers—some wearing just T-shirts and jeans—were rescued after a snowstorm left them stranded on a mountain peak in Mendocino National Forest.
Sierra Snowstorm Closes I-80, Cuts Power To ThousandsA Sierra snowstorm packing high winds downed a power line along Interstate 80 in west Reno, forcing the temporary closure of the highway at midday on Tuesday and leaving more than 3,300 people without electricity.