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Talking Tsunami: USGS Scientist on Tonga Volcano EruptionKPIX 5's Brian Hackney spoke with USGS volcanologist Wendy Stovall about the unusual submarine volcanic eruption near Tonga that sent tsunami waves across the Pacific. (1-15-22)
PIX NowHere's the latest from the KPIX newsroom. (1-15-22)
Pacific Coast Tsunami News WrapKPIX team coverage of the Tonga volcano eruption and subsequent tsunami which sent waves across the Pacific Ocean on Saturday. (1-15-22)
Saturday Evening Pinpoint ForecastMeteorologist Darren Peck has the forecast as well as more on tsunami alerts issued for the California coast following the Tonga volcano eruption. (1-15-22)
Bay Area Tonga Community Fearful After Volcanic TsunamiFollowing a huge volcanic eruption and tsunami near the island of Tonga, Bay Area Tongans fear the worst. John Ramos reports. (1-15-22)
Tsunami Alert Forces Daylong Evacuation at Berkeley MarinaBoat-dwellers at the Berkeley Marina were forced to evacuate until late Saturday afternoon after a Pacific island volcano eruption sent tsunami waves across the ocean. Shawn Chitnis reports. (1-15-22)
Bay Area Beaches See Some Flooding, High Surf From Tonga Volcano TsunamiA huge volcanic eruption near the South Pacific island of Tonga sent a series of tsunami waves across the ocean and onto West Coast beaches Saturday. (1-15-22)
Raw Video: Aftermath of Tsunami Flooding in Santa CruzScenes from Santa Cruz County beaches and waterways on Saturday. (1-15-22)
UPDATE: Latest on Regional Flooding and Bay Area Beach Closures Caused by TsunamiGianna Franco reports on flooding and beach closures around the Bay Area from Tongan tsunami (1-15-2022)
Tsunami Surge: Raw video of dock and boats breaking free near Mill ValleyRaw video of dock and boats breaking free near Mill Valley
TODAY'S Forecast: The latest forecast from the KPIX 5 weather teamSunny skies this weekend
TSUNAMI UPDATE: Tsunami Surge Expected Around 8 a.m. In San FranciscoAn undersea volcano erupted in spectacular fashion near the Pacific nation of Tonga on Saturday, triggered a rare Tsunami advisory for the Northern California coast.
PIX NowSaturday morning headlines from the KPIX 5 newsroom
Pacific Volcano Eruption: Tsunami Advisory Issued For Northern CaliforniaTsunami Advisory Issued For Northern California Following Violent Volcanic Eruption Near Tonga
SF ROBBERIES: San Francisco neighborhood stunned by brazen home invasion robberiesSan Francisco Richmond District neighborhood stunned by brazen home invasion robberies
COVID: Feds To Begin Distributing Free At-Home COVID Testing KitsThe scramble for COVID testing continued Friday, but some relief may soon be on the way in the form of free self-testing kits delivered to your home courtesy of the federal government.
COVID: Struggling Napa Businesses Falling Victim To 'COVID Burnout'The COVID pandemic has taken a financial toll on businesses throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, but Napa County somehow thrived as the local getaway. Until now.
PIX NowKPIX 5 Evening News headlines for Friday, Jan. 14, 2022.
Omicron Puts Many Downtown San Francisco Businesses in Limbo Regarding Return to OfficeMax Darrow reports on how the continuing pandemic is impacting plans for many businesses in San Francisco's Financial District to return to office (1-14-2022)
49ers Faithful Bring Their Pride to DallasLen Ramirez reports on the atmosphere surrounding this weekend's upcoming Wild Card game between the 49ers and the Cowboys in Dallas. (1/14/2022)
Lunar New Year Street Fair In San Francisco's Chinatown Canceled Due To COVID-19 Omicron SurgeThe COVID-19 omicron surge is dealing the San Francisco Chinatown business community yet another blow. Da Lin reports. (1/14/22)
French Bulldog Stolen From Owner at Gunpoint In Oakland; Reward OfferedShawn Chitnis reports on tearful Oakland woman pleading for return of stolen French Bulldog (1-14-2022)
Friday Night Weather Forecast With Paul HeggenExpect some fog late Friday into Saturday. Conditions should remain dry throughout the Martin Luther King Jr. Day weekend, with highs slightly above average. Paul Heggen has the forecast. (1/14/22)
New Ban on Mass Gatherings in Sonoma County Surprises Business OwnersWilson Walker reports on the new ban on mass gatherings in place in Sonoma County. (1/14/2022)