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Gov. Brown Signs Bill Authorizing $1 Billion In Drought-Related Spending

Gov. Jerry Brown has approved a plan injecting $1 billion of water spending into California as it grapples with a historic drought.

03/27/2015

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Storm Brings Rain, Snow, Thunder, House Fire To Northern California

The rain turned into snow a lot lower than expected making for a mess on the roadways. In the Blue Canyon area, Hector Ochoa and his family weren’t expecting to get stuck in four hours of messy traffic between Sacramento and Kingvale.

02/06/2015

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Significant Amount Of Rain Coming This Week

We’re expecting to see some significant rain this weekend. Even though we will see a mix of clouds and sunshine today, no wet weather will reach our region. The weather will be quiet between now […]

02/03/2015

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Satellite Images 1 Year Apart Paint Grim Picture Of Sierra Snowpack

Two photos, one taken on February 1, 2014 and another taken exactly a year later, show just how non-existent the Sierra snowpack is this year.

02/02/2015

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Rain in Sacramento? NWS Says High Pressure Could Be Moving East Late Next Week

A ridge of high pressure has kept California high and dry during the month of January, but signs are pointing toward the ridge moving eastward. As the ridge moves, an atmospheric river would likely aim for the coast, possibly bringing rain to the Sacramento region.

01/30/2015

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Dense Fog Blanketing The Valley

Traffic is understandably moving a little slower this morning and drivers make their way to work through the dense fog.

01/12/2015

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No Precipitation In 7-Day Forecast

The overall wind pattern remains light, allowing patchy fog to develop. The upper cloud cover is non-existent and a ridge of high pressure is developing and pushes to the north.

01/06/2015

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Rain Fuels Mushroom Boom In Parts Of Northern California

Recent heavy rains have brought a blooming of mushrooms to parts of Northern California.

12/30/2014

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Davis Family Not Letting Recent Rainfall Go To Waste

A Davis man decided it was his turn to do his part in conserving water, so he built a 1,100-gallon rain recycler. Most folks in Davis can’t hose down their driveway or wash their car whenever they like, but that’s not the case for the Montijos, that’s because they have recycled rainwater they can use.

12/19/2014

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Rain Arriving In Sacramento Valley Just In Time For Friday Morning Commute

We’re looking forward to a wet early commute on Friday , and then we’ll dry out the rest of the day.

12/18/2014

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Rain Could Spell Trouble For Calif. Water Conservation

After California’s driest three years on record, there have been few sounds as disturbing to water conservationists as the whisk-whisk-whisk of automatic lawn sprinklers kicking on directly behind TV reporters covering some of the state’s first heavy downpours in years.

12/16/2014

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Bulk Of Rain To Arrive In Valley Monday Afternoon

Forecasters said Sunday they expect more rain for California, but the two water-bearing fronts approaching the region aren’t packing the wallop delivered by a major storm last week.

12/14/2014

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