Drought causes earth’s crust to spring upward

The new study shows the a year and a half of drought has lost 63 trillion gallon of water across the Western United States…

California approves fines for water-wasters

浪費水的用戶每天最高罰款500美元 (KTSF)

California water regulators have voted to approve fines up to $500 a day for residents who waste water…

Fix a leak campaign helps consumers save water and money

Fixing leaks is one of the best, easiest ways to conserve water and save money on water bills. (KTSF)

Fixing leaks is one of the best, easiest ways to conserve water and save money on water bills. Most importantly, fixing leaks will help stretch limited water supplies…

South Bay cities hit with water cutbacks

Because of the drought, the Santa Clara Valley Water District has alerted seven cities and companies that provide water to about 1.5 million people that it will provide only 80 percent of the treated drinking water they have requested through the rest of the year…

Bay Area rainfall levels still dangerously low

Rainy season is quickly coming to a close and rainfall in the Bay Area has been far below normal for this time of year…

Here comes El Nino; good news for US weather woes

El Nino Pacific Ocean

Federal forecasters predict a warming of the central Pacific Ocean this year that will change weather worldwide…

Big storm brings new worries to California

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The first wave of a powerful Pacific storm spread rain and snow early Friday through much of California, where communities endangered by a wildfire just weeks ago now faced the threat of mud and debris flows…

Rain is forecast for Bay Area starting Wednesday

A series of storms is expected to bring much-needed rain to the Bay Area starting on Wednesday…

Customers asked to cut water usage by 20%

Residents and businesses in Dublin and parts of San Ramon are being asked to voluntarily cut their water use by 20 percent…

Recent rain helps three small reservoirs

The 15 inches of rain that fell at Lake Lagunitas in the Mt. Tamalpais Watershed between Wednesday and midnight Sunday increased the capacity of the seven reservoirs…

Weekend storm is not enough to break California drought

The biggest Bay Area storm in 14 months produced plenty amounts of rain and snow over the weekend but it’s still far enough to break the state’s drought…

Storm promising heavy rain rolls into California

Drought-stricken California is getting its first glimpse of a big weekend storm system the likes of which, forecasters say, the region has not seen in more than a year…

How Napa Valley grape growers prepare for the drought

How the grape growers in Napa prepare for drought

CA says it won’t be able to supply enough water

Amid California’s drought, state officials have announced they won’t be able to provide water to agencies serving 25 million people and nearly 1 million acres of farmland…

Governor Brown meets with water officials about the drought

Governor Brown met with more than a dozen water officials for drought…

Water shortage continues despite local rain

(中文) 北加州終於盼到遲來的甘露,下了一場雨,但有州府官員指,多個地方在60-120天內有機會出現缺水…

Gold prospectors take advantage of CA drought

As California’s drought persists and water levels dip to historically low levels, gold prospectors are taking to Northern California rivers hoping to spot something shiny…

Santa Cruz plans for water rationing

Santa Cruz plans for water rationing…

Sacramento votes to enact severe water rationing

With no end in sight to California’s drought, the Sacramento City Council has voted to enact severe water rationing on residents and businesses…

Record dry weather in California

With warm temperatures forecasted for the Bay Area, the National Weather Service issued a red-flag warning in the North Bay and East Bay hills…

Half of CA is under drought to exceptional drought

Half of CA is under drought to exceptional drought…

US drought worsens after weeks of improvement

A new report shows that the nation’s worst drought in decades is getting worse again, ending an encouraging five-week run of improving conditions…