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Folsom police Officers Eric Baade, left, and Daren Prociw, right, of the mounted enforcement detail, ride their horses across the exposed lake bed at Folsom Lake, Jan. 21, 2014 in Folsom, Calif.
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Matt Bigler
November 15, 2019 - 11:43 am
That's the worry from weather watchers who say more than two-thirds of the state is now dryer than it should be. KCBS Radio's Matt Bigler reports.
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Smoke rises from a fire site in Sonoma County on Oct. 24, 2019.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 29, 2019 - 10:40 am
Strong offshore winds should help momentarily improve air quality in the Bay Area on Tuesday, according to forecasts by the National Weather Service. Air quality monitors are showing “moderate” levels of pollution in multiple Bay Area communities, caused by PM2.5, or microscopic particles found in...
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 Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) Senior Wildfire Operations Center Analyst Sarah Gibson monitors weather and satellite images of fire areas at the PG&E Wildfire Safety Operations Center on August 05, 2019 in San Francisco, California.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 07, 2019 - 2:02 pm
Severe winds forecast for Wednesday and Thursday has PG&E monitoring conditions for the threat of fire in more than half of all counties in California. The utility company is preparing to shut power if necessary in an area that includes seven out of nine Bay Area counties. Customers in Alameda...
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Tim Ryan
September 30, 2019 - 12:50 pm
(KCBS Radio) - A surprising amount of weekend snowfall in the Sierra Nevada means you will need snow chains in some parts of California’s high country. A winter weather advisory remains in effect Monday after a cold blast of winter arrived on Saturday afternoon, according to Mark Deutschendorf, a...
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 A traffic cone sits next to a Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) truck on January 17, 2019 in Fairfax, California.
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Holly Quan
September 23, 2019 - 9:32 am
PG&E could shut off power to part of nine Northern California counties, including Sonoma, Napa and Lake counties, because of high fire danger this week. The utility is expected to decide Monday morning about whether to intentionally turn off electricity to reduce the chance of starting and...
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Heat Advisory issued for Bay Area
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
September 12, 2019 - 2:28 pm
Summer is not over just yet. Temperatures in parts of the Bay Area could top 100 degrees before the end of the week, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a Heat Advisory for Thursday and Friday.
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A view of Mount Diablo in Contra Costa County.
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July 26, 2019 - 10:07 am
An excessive heat watch has been issued for large parts of the inland Bay Area for much of the weekend. Temperatures will range from 95 to 105 degrees in Concord, Livermore and other parts of Alameda, Contra Costa and Santa Clara counties, according to the National Weather Service. From 11 a.m...
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Matt Bigler
April 14, 2019 - 5:00 am
This past winter was one of the wettest in recent memory, wasn't it?
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KCBS Radio Morning News
December 20, 2018 - 8:24 am
The strange, bright shape streaking in the sky Wednesday night was most likely a meteor or other debris entering the atmosphere, astronomers have said.
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KCBS Radio Morning News
December 17, 2018 - 8:33 am
Beachgoers from Sonoma to Monterey counties should stay away from the shoreline because dangerous waves will hit the region through Monday night, the National Weather Service said. Waves of 17 to 21 feet tall would lash the shore. Some spots, such as Mavericks Beach in Half Moon Bay, might see...
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