Storm Slows Holiday Weekend Traffic On Highway 50With continued rain and heavy wind, Caltrans crews braced for possible mudslides and road blocks.
Rising Cosumnes River Has Residents Evacuating For Third Time In 2017Residents along the Cosumnes River bracing for another round of storms making it the third voluntary evacuation order in less than two months.
Don Pedro Spillway Opens For First Time Since 1997, Prompting Downstream FearsCurtain says depending on inflows and the storm system, they'll be releasing water at 18,000 to 38,000 ft.³ per second. That water will then be swelling the Tuolumne River.
Sacramento Utility Crews Working To Avert Flooding IssuesTo minimize concerns, crews are also on constant levee watch, working 12-hour shifts, looking for erosion and boils, and repairing as needed.
Central Valley Braces For Storm As Flood Warning Goes Until Effect Until ThursdayWitlon residents are preparing in light of the current storm.
Don Pedro Reservoir Nears Flood Levels At 830 feet, the Don Pedro Reservoir will flood. It’s already at 826 feet and expected to spill over as soon as Monday. District officials anticipate there will be so much water, that they will have open the spillway for the first time in 20 years – and only the second time they have done so since the dam opened in the early 1
Maxwell Evacuated Due To FloodingResidents of Maxwell, California were evacuated by boat in the early hours of Saturday morning due to flooding. CBS13's Cambi Brown has details from Colusa County.
Stockton Police Investigate Homicide On East March Lane The Stockton Police Department reports that an 80-year-old man has died after coming to the aide of a woman who was being robbed on the 800 block of East March Lane Friday night.
Lights Back On For 65,000 Left In Dark By High Winds In SacramentoOver on El Camino Avenue, a power line landed on an overhead wire near the Swanston station, bringing the Sacramento Regional Transit to a halt. SMUD crews spent most of the day responding to various outages in East Sac, Natomas and Arden Arcade.
Call Kurtis: Flood Protection Alternatives Replace Sandbags, Erect LeveesWe found some pretty interesting inventions, some of them you can store in your garage until needed, for the next rainy season.
Massive Pump Station Helps Keep Raw Sewage Off Streets In StormsBut not just liquid gets caught in the sewer, grates are in place to catch the debris as it enters and you won't believe what they find.
Wet Sacramento Winter Reviving Memories Of 1860s FloodThe city responded to the flood by lifting its downtown streets two stories high.