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  • Caltrain culvert map
  • A Peninsula homeowner and her neighbors say Caltrain is to blame for their skyrocketing flood insurance premiums. And they want the rail agency to fix the problem.
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  • Caltrain culvert map
  • A Peninsula homeowner and her neighbors say Caltrain is to blame for their skyrocketing flood insurance premiums.
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  • The wet weather has caused car accidents throughout the Bay Area
  • The wet weather has caused accidents and several flight delays and cancellations throughout the Bay Area.
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rain, storm, drought, flooding, power outage, PG&E, san jose, wind, BART, mill valley, highway 101, highway 87, santa cruz mountains, danville, accuweather
  • Flooded road sign
  • Heavy rains pounded the Bay Area on Friday. And though it is rain that we desperately need, the storms created a lot of problems.
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rain, storm, drought, flooding, power outage, PG&E, san jose, wind, BART, mill valley, highway 101, highway 87, santa cruz mountains, danville, accuweather
  • PGE truck
  • The storm spared Santa Cruz Mountain communities from mudslides and major flooding, but repair crews were still out in full force.
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  • PGE crews work to restore power to an East Bay neighborhood after a powerful storm
  • Downed trees, power outages, and even a hole in the roof of plastic bag factory kept crews in the East Bay busy after Friday's storm.
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rain, storm, drought, flooding, power outage, PG&E, danville, accuweather
  • Dogs rescued from flooded Los Angeles River
  • Two men and two dogs were rescued from the Los Angeles River after they got caught in rising waters during a powerful rainstorm.
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southern california, los angeles, rescue, animal, animals in peril, flooding, news
  • Flooding on Hwy 87 in San Jose
  • It's been stormy night and morning in the Bay Area with flooding, fallen trees, damage and lots of accidents.
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rain, storm, drought, flooding, power outage, PG&E, fairfax, san jose, wind, accuweather
  • Sandbags sign
  • The South Bay may be the first area to feel the punch from an intense storm expected to hit the Bay Area Thursday evening.
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  • Puddle Pic submitted to ABC7 news via uReport
  • The South Bay may be the first area to feel the punch from the storm expected to hit the Bay Area Thursday evening.
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  • Tree takes down power lines in Fairfax during storm
  • Bay Area neighborhoods that sustained damage in Wednesday's storm are bracing for the next powerful system that's moving in.
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  • Public work crews in Oakland chop down a tree
  • Public works crews in Oakland attempted to stay one step in front of the storm by clearing trees ahead of the heavy rainfall.
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rain, storm, drought, flooding, oakland, accuweather
  • Raindrops on the Mt. Tam camera
  • The storm system hitting the Bay Area is kicking into high-gear, with showers becoming downpours in some parts of the region.
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rain, storm, drought, flooding, power outage, PG&E, mill valley, marin county, los altos, santa cruz mountains, felton, east palo alto, oakland, accuweather
  • Water from EPA pump station
  • On Wednesday as the storms rolled in, city officials prepared for flooding along San Francsquito Creek in East Palo Alto.
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  • PGE crews in Marin County
  • Even with the handful of problems that came with this storm, North Bay residents say it's well worth it.
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  • Mill Valleys 2AM Club prepares for flooding with sandbags
  • Preparations are underway at businesses in Marin County that flooded during the last big storms that hit the Bay Area.
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rain, storm, drought, flooding, power outage, PG&E, mill valley, marin county, los altos, accuweather
  • Bay Area gears up for big soaker
  • Light rain will give way to heavier rain this afternoon and tonight around the Bay Area.
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  • Rain caused several power outages, heavy traffic and flooded roadways throughout the Bay Area.
  • The Bay Area is due to get some rain on Wednesday when the first of two coming storms is forecast to spread across the region.
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  • Rain caused several power outages, heavy traffic and flooded roadways throughout the Bay Area.
  • A series of storms is expected to bring much-needed rain to the Bay Area starting on Wednesday.
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  • The North Bay bore the brunt of the storm system. Residents and some businesses spent the day cleaning up on Monday.
  • Businesses in the North Bay spent the day cleaning up after a major storm caused lots of flooding and damage.
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  • Storm cleanup underway in Mill Valley
  • A major cleanup job got underway Monday morning in Mill Valley where the weekend storms caused lots of flooding and damage.
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  • Flooding sign
  • The North Bay has been bearing the brunt of the storms, with residents having to navigate around flooding and storm damage.
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flooding, rain, storm, mill valley, marin county, sonoma county, napa county, accuweather
  • Southern Marin Paramedic van
  • An investigation is underway to see if the bad weather is linked to the death of a person in the North Bay.
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  • Heavy rain floods Mill Valleys 2AM Club
  • The 2AM Club in Mill Valley was busy cleaning up after Saturday night's heavy rains flooded the popular bar.
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  • Marin County Sheriffs Search and Rescue team finds body in residents backyard
  • An investigation is underway to see if the bad weather is linked to the death of a person in the North Bay.
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  • Highway 12 and 121 flooded
  • During the day on Saturday, the National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for Sonoma County.
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  • Sandbags sign
  • A steady stream of people stopped by several Bay Area locations Friday to pick up sandbags to prepare for this weekend's storm.
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  • Man prepares for storm by getting sandbags in the South Bay
  • A steady stream of people stopped by several South Bay locations to pick up sandbags in preparation for this weekend's storm.
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  • San Francisquito Creek in East Palo Alto
  • East Palo Alto residents living along San Francisquito Creek are on edge, waiting to see if the coming storm will cause it to flood.
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  • With high tides expected over the next two weeks, Caltrans has closed part of the Manzanita Park & Ride lot in Mill Valley.
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  • Mineta San Jose International Airport flooded by water line break
  • Passengers had to move from one terminal to another after a hot water line burst in a section of Mineta San Jose International Airport.
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  • Crews in Castro Valley are investigating what caused a water main break that flooded several houses Friday evening.
  • Crews in Castro Valley are investigating what caused a water main break that flooded several houses Friday evening.
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castro valley, water main break, water, flooding, EBMUD, alameda county, accuweather
  • Castro Valley neighborhood floods homes
  • One Castro Valley neighborhood was flooded after a water main broke and heavy downpours added to the problems.
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castro valley, flooding, water main break, EBMUD, accuweather
  • Castro Valley neighborhood floods homes
  • One Castro Valley neighborhood was flooded after a water main broke and heavy downpours added to the problems.
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castro valley, water main break, water, flooding, EBMUD, accuweather, alan wang
  • With high tides expected this week, Caltrans will close a Mill Valley parking lot that seems to flood each year starting Sunday.
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parking, flooding, mill valley, caltrans, north bay news
  • Tree falls on Hwy 17
  • The rain caused its share of problems to the Bay Area Wednesday, including power outages and downed trees.
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rain, storm, san jose, highway 101, highway 17, santa cruz mountains, san anselmo, lafayette, power outage, crash, flooding, accuweather, matt keller
  • California Highway Patrol had to temporarily close lanes on Highway 101 in San Francisco due to water in the roadway.
  • California Highway Patrol had to temporarily close lanes on Highway 101 in San Francisco due to water in the roadway.
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rain, storm, san jose, highway 101, highway 17, santa cruz mountains, san anselmo, lafayette, power outage, crash, flooding, accuweather
  • A brand-new power pole came crashing down in Lafayette Wednesday afternoon, bringing live wires down with it.
  • A brand-new power pole came crashing down in Lafayette Wednesday afternoon, bringing live wires down with it.
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  • Four people sustained major injuries when their car went of the road on Highway 17 in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
  • Four people sustained major injuries when their car went of the road on Highway 17 in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
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rain, storm, san jose, highway 101, highway 17, santa cruz mountains, san anselmo, lafayette, power outage, crash, flooding, accuweather
  • In San Anselmo, where floods have been a problem in the past, officials are considering a plan to prevent flooding in the town.
  • In San Anselmo, where floods have been a problem in the past, officials are considering a plan to prevent flooding in the town.
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rain, storm, san jose, highway 101, highway 17, santa cruz mountains, san anselmo, lafayette, power outage, crash, flooding, accuweather
  • Roadway flooding on Highway 101 at Paul Avenue on November 20, 2013.
  • Some much-needed rainy weather is moving across the Bay Area, but it's causing traffic backups, fallen trees and power outages.
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rain, flooding, power outage, traffic, oakland, san jose, storm, santa clara county, berkeley, accuweather
  • Bay Area people donate to storm victims
  • Bay Area groups are brainstorming ideas to help raise money for victims of the Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
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philippines, storm, flooding, disaster, news
  • Manhattans South Street Seaport businesses are finally reopening a year after they were hit by Hurricane Sandy.
  • Some NYC South Street Seaport businesses are finally reopening a year after they were hit by Hurricane Sandy.
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  • Check your commute with our real-time traffic maps. Plus, traffic news, tweets, and resources.
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  • Homes in residential neighborhood in Longmont, Colo., are submerged as flooding continues to devastate the Front Range and thousands are forced to evacuate with an unconfirmed number of structures destroyed, Friday, Sept. 13, 2013
  • Another 20 Bay Area volunteers are traveling to Colorado to assist the thousands of residents there affected by recent floods.
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  • Sewage at the Oakland Coliseum
  • The Oakland Athletics are smelling like a rose on the field, but you can't say the same about their dugout.
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  • Sewage at the Oakland Coliseum
  • The Oakland Athletics are smelling like a rose on the field, but you can't say the same about their dugout.
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  • Colorado evacuees return to find more heartbreak
  • Rescue crews in Colorado say the number of emergency calls is dropping after they've rescued hundreds stranded by floodwaters.
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  • A military helicopter takes off from Boulder Municipal Airport in Boulder, Colo., on Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. Crews are searching for pockets of individuals still stranded from flooding that began late last week
  • Helicopter searches have resumed in Colorado as the weather cleared and the sun shone over flood-damaged mountain towns.
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  • A military helicopter takes off from Boulder Municipal Airport in Boulder, Colo., on Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. Crews are searching for pockets of individuals still stranded from flooding that began late last week
  • Helicopter searches have resumed in Colorado as the weather cleared and the sun shone over flood-damaged mountain towns.
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