Extreme Weather

Tom Steyer says his Climate Disaster Relief Fund will help victims of environmental disasters like the recent southern California wildfires. (Getty Images)

California Billionaire Promises To Help Victims Of Global Warming

Tom Steyer is creating a fund to help victims of extreme weather disasters, starting with wildfires in California and other western states.


Damaged Fence

NWS Confirms Tornadoes Touched Down In Elk Grove And Yuba City

A tornado touched down just south of Yuba City on Monday afternoon and there was also a reported touchdown in Yuba County and damage from a funnel cloud in Elk Grove as the first weather system of the season pounded the Sacramento Valley with hail, lightning and fierce winds.


A snowplow clears the Sugar Bowl parking lot. (File Photo)

Dangerous Weather Forces Sierra Resorts To Close Sunday

Holiday vacationers had to see the Sierra slopes from inside the lodge at the bottom of the hill after extreme winds forced many resorts to shut down the weekend before Christmas.