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Storm expected to bring showers to the Bay Area this week

Much-needed rain is forecast to arrive in the Bay Area this week,…

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AP Photo/Nam Y. HuhA Transportation Safety officer

Start of winter brings snow, ice and warm weather

The first full day of winter brought a wild mix of weather…

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AP Photo/Gary KazanjianFarmers are scrambling to protect frozen oranges which are shown with misters running to avoid as much damage as possible during a cold snap that is affecting the San Joaquin Valley citrus crop Friday

California weather cold but enough to do damage to crops

Farmers in California's Central Valley are giving thanks that so far this…

AP Photo/Gary KazanjianFarmers are scrambling to protect frozen oranges which are shown with misters running to avoid as much damage as possible during a cold snap that is affecting the San Joaquin Valley citrus crop Friday
AP Photo/Steve HelberIce forms on holly leaves as sleet falls in Richmond

Sleet, ice, deep freeze hit large swath of US

A mix of freezing rain, sleet and snow is delivering a sloppy…

AP Photo/Steve HelberIce forms on holly leaves as sleet falls in Richmond
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Wintry storm threatens Thanksgiving travels

A large storm already blamed for at least eight deaths in the…

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AP Photo/Charles Rex ArbogastThis aerial view on Monday

Violent storms sweep across Midwest, killing 8

As a powerful tornado bore down on their Illinois farmhouse, Curt Zehr's…

AP Photo/Charles Rex ArbogastThis aerial view on Monday
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerStyling: Not just the tourists were wearing shorts in The City this week

Mini heat wave in San Francisco vaporizes as seasonal temps return

It’s been hella hot outside, but the heat wave is over. In…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerStyling: Not just the tourists were wearing shorts in The City this week

High wind, fire danger eases in Southern Calif.

Powerful Santa Ana winds have died down across Southern California, and forecasters…

Crews clear rocks, reopen busy Yosemite highway

A busy highway in Yosemite National Park is set to reopen, less…

Strong winds, low humidity raise fire danger

Strong, gusty Santa Ana winds lashed parts of Southern California Saturday, bringing…

College closes as Santa Ana winds hit California

Santa Ana winds swept through parts of Southern California on Friday, closing…

Crews clear rocks, reopen busy Yosemite highway

A busy highway in Yosemite National Park is set to reopen, less…

AP file photoOpen season: Mavericks Invitational organizers say fans should “stay tuned” for a date on the surfing competition.

High surf predicted, but no word yet on Mavericks

The National Weather Service issued a high surf warning Thursday afternoon and…

AP file photoOpen season: Mavericks Invitational organizers say fans should “stay tuned” for a date on the surfing competition.

More unseasonable warmth in Southern California

Southern California is enjoying a second day of unseasonably warm weather, but…

Snow hits eastern, central Europe hard

Parts of eastern and central Europe were hit hard by heavy snow…

Southern California enjoys warm-up

Southern California is enjoying a midwinter warm-up with temperatures in the upper…

Downed tree kills man at Yosemite as storm hits CA

A pair of winter storms bringing rain and snow swept across California…

More rain, snow headed for Northern Calif

More rain and snow are on the way for Northern and Central…

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Power restored to thousands of Bay Area customers

The remaining 208 customers without power this morning in North Richmond were…

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Joseph Schell/Special to The SF ExaminerPrepared: Recreation and Park officials say rain won’t affect Sunday’s game at Candlestick Park.

Crews prepare Candlestick's field for game, weather

The parking lots at Candlestick Park will start filling up hours before…

Joseph Schell/Special to The SF ExaminerPrepared: Recreation and Park officials say rain won’t affect Sunday’s game at Candlestick Park.