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Yosemite Bans Wilderness Campfires

July 17, 2014 | 1:55 pm

Yosemite Bans Wilderness Campfires

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Warning is issued as drought and dry lightning kindle fears of a repeat of last year’s Rim Fire.

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Bay Area Wilts Under Record High Temps

May 13, 2014 | 6:26 pm

Bay Area Wilts Under Record High Temps

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The mercury rose as high as 97 degrees. Expect the heat to stick around for at least another day.

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Bay Area Weather: It’s Hot, Our Air Is Bad, and Watch Out for Fire

May 12, 2014 | 2:49 pm

Bay Area Weather: It’s Hot, Our Air Is Bad, and Watch Out for Fire

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Don’t be deceived by a balmy Monday: Region is in for an early heat wave starting Tuesday.

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More No-Snow News From the Sierra: Tioga Pass Road Reopens

May 2, 2014 | 1:49 pm

More No-Snow News From the Sierra: Tioga Pass Road Reopens

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Yosemite opens the high-country highway, the third-earliest date traffic has resumed on the route.

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California’s Storm: The Coolest View You Will See Today

February 28, 2014 | 1:42 pm

California’s Storm: The Coolest View You Will See Today

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Visualization uses meteorological data to render dramatic view of weather here and elsewhere on Earth.

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News Pix: Rain! Olympics! Surveillance! Books! Dogs!

February 7, 2014 | 9:00 am

News Pix: Rain! Olympics! Surveillance! Books! Dogs!

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A ‘drought denter’ arrives as elsewhere, a large California contingent takes part in the Winter Games.

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Look! It’s Wet Outside! Or, a Light Rain Falls in San Francisco

January 30, 2014 | 10:44 am

Look! It’s Wet Outside! Or, a Light Rain Falls in San Francisco

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Showers break historic dry spell in Sacramento. Month likely to end as driest in San Francisco history.

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Bay Area ‘Storm’ Watch: Forecasters Say It Really Could Rain

January 28, 2014 | 9:10 am

Bay Area ‘Storm’ Watch: Forecasters Say It Really Could Rain

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Keep your fingers crossed: We’ve got a decent shot at some actual moisture falling out of the sky.

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Another Day of Record Warmth in Bay Area and Northern California

January 16, 2014 | 3:20 pm

Another Day of Record Warmth in Bay Area and Northern California

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Temperatures reached new highs as an unrelenting ridge of high pressure keeps creating weird weather.

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News Pix: It’s Cold! Also, Historic Bookstore Gets Reprieve and Fast-Food Workers Strike

December 6, 2013 | 1:23 pm

News Pix: It’s Cold! Also, Historic Bookstore Gets Reprieve and Fast-Food Workers Strike

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The week’s news in photos from around the Bay Area.

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