Saturday, February 25, 2017

Weather

Submerged automobiles are shown on flooded Nordale Avenue in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

BY JANIE HAR SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The mayor of San Jose acknowledged that the city failed to properly notify residents to evacuate during a flood emergency early Wednesday ...
Rescue crews take out residents from a flooded neighborhood Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, in San Jose, California. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

BY KRISTIN J. BENDER and MARCIO J. SANCHEZ SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Rescuers chest-deep in water steered boats full of people, some with babies and pets, from a San ...
In this Feb. 17, 2017, photo, Ed Kim, a NASA researcher and lead scientist for a NASA-led experiment called SnowEx, stands near a Navy P-3 Orion aircraft used for SnowEx, at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

BY DAN ELLIOTT DENVER (AP) — Instrument-laden aircraft are surveying the Colorado high country this month as scientists search for better ways to measure how much water is locked up ...
A member of Cal Fire, right, talks to workers on the Oroville Dam project in front of the main spillway in Oroville, Calif., Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. (Hector Amezcua/The Sacramento Bee via AP)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Creeks and rivers topped their banks, hundreds of homes were evacuated and several thousand people found themselves trapped in a rural hamlet as Northern California emerged ...
Members of the Maxwell Fire Department fill sandbags as the town prepares for another storm, Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, in Maxwell, California. (Paul Kitagaki Jr./The Sacramento Bee via AP)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Downpours swelled creeks and rivers Monday in Northern California, threatening to cause even more flooding in the already soggy region. In the San Joaquin Valley, residents ...
A flooded Interstate 5 snarled traffic for miles on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, in Maxwell, California. (Andrew Seng/The Sacramento Bee via AP)

BY OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The first outer rain bands from a powerful Pacific storm headed to Northern California on Sunday brought light rain and wind and ...
In this view looking north, flood water crosses over Interstate 5 at Williams backing up traffic in both north and southbound lanes for hours on Saturday, February 18, 2017 in Williams, California. (Randy Pench/The Sacramento Bee via AP)

BY ROBERT JABLON LOS ANGELES (AP) — A huge Pacific storm that parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at ...
In this Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 satellite image released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) shows a powerful storm beginning to move into California as the saturated state faces a new round of wet weather that could trigger flooding and debris flows around the northern region. (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration via AP)

BY ROBERT JABLON LOS ANGELES (AP) — A huge Pacific storm parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at least ...
Storm clouds form over the Hollywood Freeway in Los Angeles, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)

BY JOHN ANTCZAK LOS ANGELES (AP) — The leading edge of a powerful Pacific storm entered southern and central California early Friday, bringing rains that forecasters said could become the ...
A man crosses Maine Street where snow has been piled high during a blizzard, Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, in Brunswick, Maine. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

BY PATRICK WHITTLE PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Northeast is digging out from the latest blast of winter weather that dumped well over two feet of snow on some areas ...
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