Folsom Lake Water Level Rises Above Historical AverageFolsom Lake has crossed an important drought milestone: lake levels are now above the historical average for this date.
Water Content Of Sierra Snowpack Measures 15% Above Historical AverageOfficials say California has more snow than the drought-stricken state has seen in five years.
El Nino Continues; Next Round Of Rain Arrives Friday MorningNearly a dozen days of rain have doused Northern California this month and more soakings are in store before February rolls around, while Southern California more or less has gotten short-shrift from the El Nino-backed storms, forecasters said Thursday.
Heavy Rainfall, High Winds Expected Across Our Region Today
Sierra Businesses Seeing A Greatly Improved MLK Holiday Weekend With More SnowA year after low-snow levels meant a grim Martin Luther King holiday weekend for some Lake Tahoe businesses, resorts are reveling in a much stronger snowpack and an oncoming storm.
Ford Begins Testing Self-Driving Car In The SnowAs Google tests self-driving vehicles on Bay Area roadways, Ford announced they are testing autonomous cars in snowy environments.
Snowpack Driving Economy All The Way Down To The Sierra FoothillsThe heavy Sierra snowpack is giving the drought-stricken slice of the gold country in Auburn a nice shade of green. Money is finally falling into the parched hands of business owners just a short drive from the snow-covered mountains.
Storms Expected To Bring Rain, Snow To California Throughout WeekLight rain began falling north of San Francisco on Sunday in what forecasters said was the first sign of a series of El Niño-related rainstorms to expected to bring heavy rainfall and snow to drought-parched California this week.
A White Christmas: Storm Dumps Two Feet of Snow in the SierraSkiers in the Sierra Nevada have a Christmas Day present from Mother Nature: About two feet of fresh snow on the slopes.
Sierra Snow Pack Builds, Making For White Christmas In MountainsA fresh round of chilly rain is set to drench the region Christmas Eve but Christmas Day will be dry.
Sierra Storm Compounds Already Difficult Holiday Travel SeasonSigns that the snow was coming in sideways were evident in Soda Springs as stop signs in snow that's flown in from the side.
Sierra To Get More Snow From New California StormsThe National Weather Service says the Sierra Nevada will get more snow as a new wave of winter-like storms push through California.