Winds Topple Trees, Power Lines Across East Bay; Contra Costa Declares Local EmergencyContra Costa County has declared a local emergency due to severe weather conditions that have prompted numerous area vegetation fires and resulted in significant wind damage.
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."
Wind Advisory In Effect For East Bay Hills, North Bay, Diablo, Santa Cruz MountainsThe National Weather Service issued a wind advisory for the North Bay Mountains, East Bay hills, the Diablo range and Santa Cruz mountains, predicting gusts up to 55 mph.
Tree Down In San Francisco Amid Wind Advisory For RegionA downed tree was blocking a busy street in San Francisco Thursday during a wind advisory that was issued for the Bay Area and Monterey through Friday morning, according to the National Weather Service.
PG&E Warns Of Outages As Strong Storm Sweeps Into Bay AreaPG&E is warning customers to prepare for a winter storm that could cause power outages this week.
High Wind Advisories Issued For 3 Bay Area Toll BridgesAdvisories will be in place for the Richmond and San Mateo bridges and the Oakland-San Francisco Bay Bridge Thursday as forecasters predict winds up to 30 mph.
Flood Warning For Russian River As Another Storm Moves InThe National Weather Service says the risk of flooding is high Wednesday north of San Francisco along the swollen Russian River.
Powerful Storm Wreaks Havoc On Roads, Downs Trees, Power Lines, Prompts Flood WatchThe Bay Area was soaked Saturday by the biggest storm in weeks. Flood watches and wind advisories were in effect through midnight.
High Winds Prompt Dozens Of Flight Cancellations At SFOHigh winds have prompted the cancellation of dozens of flights at San Francisco International Airport.
High Wind Advisories In Effect For Bay Area BridgesHigh wind advisories were in effect Monday morning for the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge, Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, Dumbarton Bridge and Bay Bridge.
Red Flag Warning In Effect For High Fire Danger In North, East Bay HillsA red flag warning for high fire danger went into affect at 6 p.m. Saturday evening and lasts until 10 a.m. Sunday.
2 Dead As High Winds Batter Bay Area; Thousands Without PowerTwo people were killed Thursday in wind-related accidents in Oakland, a city that so far is bearing the brunt of extreme winds in the Bay Area that have left thousands without power, brought down trees and fueled fires throughout the region.
Wind Advisories Issued For Region, Bay Area BridgesA wind advisory will be in effect for coastal and hill areas of the Bay Area later Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service.
Wind Advisory Issued For Bay BridgeThe California Highway Patrol has issued a wind advisory for the Bay Bridge Sunday afternoon.
Bay Area Storm Brings Heavy Rain, WindStrong winds and rain are expected to blow through the greater San Francisco Bay Area Sunday as a storm centered near Washington state approaches the California Coast.