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  • Oakland Athletics field
  • The Oakland A's experience an unexpected rainout and fans were sent back to the parking lot without watching any baseball.
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  • Oakland Athletics Yoenis Cespedes, left, is tagged out in a rundown between second and third base by Seattle Mariners shortstop Brad Miller in the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 6, 2014, in Oakland, Calif.
  • Brandon Moss hit a three-run homer, Yoenis Cespedes connected in the eighth and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 6-3 on Sunday.
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  • Seattle Mariners Felix Hernandez works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game on Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Oakland, Calif.
  • Felix Hernandez took a shutout into the ninth inning, Dustin Ackley and Abraham Almonte hit home runs and the Mariners beat the Oakland A's 3-1 Saturday.
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  • Cloudy skies in the Bay Area.
  • The latest rainstorm that soaked the Bay Area has moved on, but it did cause some problems.
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  • Cloudy skies in the Bay Area.
  • The latest rainstorm that soaked the Bay Area has moved on, but it did cause some problems.
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drought, rain, berkeley, golden gate bridge, EBMUD, PG&E, oakland, sierra, news
  • Tree falls in Oakland.
  • A neighborhood in Oakland is cleaning up today after a 90-year-old oak tree came crashing down last night.
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  • Tree falls in Oakland.
  • A neighborhood in Oakland is cleaning up after a massive tree fell across multiple cars
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  • Tree falls in Oakland
  • Crews are continuing to cleanup after a storm brought heavy rain and thunder to the Bay Area.
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  • The Santa Cruz Mountains got hit on Tuesday with heavy rain, but it wasn?t enough to cause any major flooding in the area.
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  • People walking in the rain
  • Hail pelted parts of San Francisco and North and East Bay cities as another storm made its way through the Bay Area.
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  • People walking in the rain
  • The lightning apparently struck a utility pole knocking out power to 3,000 people in Moraga.
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  • People walking in the rain
  • Small hail pelted parts of the Bay Area this morning and a significant weather advisory was issued for parts of the Bay Area.
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  • Unsettled weather was felt all over the Bay Area Monday, with a storm that included periods of thunder, lightning and heavy rain.
  • Unsettled weather was felt all over the Bay Area Monday, with a storm that included periods of thunder, lightning and heavy rain.
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  • Berkeley tree split
  • A 75-foot redwood tree was struck by lightning, damaging homes in one neighborhood.
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  • Nearby residents described it as sounding like a bomb going off when lightning stuck an 80-foot coastal redwood in Sausalito.
  • Nearby residents described it as sounding like a bomb going off when lightning stuck an 80-foot coastal redwood in Sausalito.
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  • Unsettled weather was felt all over the Bay Area Monday, with a storm that included periods of thunder, lightning and heavy rain.
  • At about 1:22 p.m., lightning struck the giant tree, sending shards of wood all over the neighborhood.
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  • PG&E worker clearing fallen tree
  • The Bay Area is finally getting some of the rain it needs -- but it hasn't necessarily been a good thing for everyone.
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rain, oakland athletics, san francisco giants, power outage, traffic, accuweather, lisa amin gulezian
  • PG&E worker clearing fallen tree
  • The Bay Area is finally getting some of the rain it needs -- but it hasn't been a good thing for everyone.
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rain, oakland athletics, san francisco giants, power outage, traffic, accuweather
  • Badly needed rainfall hit the Bay Area Saturday and although it was welcomed, it didnt come without complications.
  • Wet weather forced the cancellation of Saturday's game between the Oakland A's and the SF Giants.
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  • Badly needed rainfall hit the Bay Area Saturday and although it was welcomed, it didnt come without complications.
  • Badly needed rainfall hit the Bay Area Saturday and although it was welcomed, it didn't come without complications.
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rain, oakland athletics, san francisco giants, accuweather, lisa amin gulezian
  • California tornado
  • In Roseville, in Placer County, there was a rare California tornado that touched down in a person?s back yard.
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  • California tornado
  • In Roseville, in Placer County, there was a rare California tornado that touched down in a person's back yard.
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tornado, northern california, storm, hail, rain, wind, california news, alan wang
  • cows in Marin County eating green grass
  • Despite the recent rainfall in Northern California, most California farmers say they're in bad shape and have drought fears.
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marin county, water, drought, rain, north bay news, wayne freedman
  • Sierra snow
  • The Sierra has already received a foot of snow in some areas and more snow is expected to fall during this spring storm.
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  • cows in Marin County eating green grass
  • Despite the recent rainfall in Northern California, most California farmers say they?re in bad shape and have drought fears.
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  • Storm downs tree in San Francisco.
  • The much-needed rain slowed down commutes around the Bay Area Wednesday morning and caused some minor damage.
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  • Storm downs tree in San Francisco.
  • The much-needed rain slowed down commutes around the Bay Area Wednesday morning and caused some minor damage.
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  • Wednesday's rainfall wasn't enough to make up for the dry Bay Area winter, but it was a welcome sight for a lot of people.
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  • Dry land during California drought
  • Scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey talked to reporters about this year's historic drought in California.
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  • Delta
  • The drought in California has prompted officials to release fresh water into the Delta after high salinity levels were found in the water.
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water, drought, rain, sacramento, discovery bay, sierra, east bay news, laura anthony
  • standing water on Bay Bridge
  • There are new test results that reveal more precisely where the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge is leaking water.
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  • avacados
  • There is a dire prediction that there will be a shortage of avocados due to the effects of global warming.
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  • Police say the driver of a car lost control on wet Muni tracks Tuesday and crashed into Everett Middle School on Church and 16th Streets.
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  • Water overflow at Bon Tempe Reservoir in Marin County
  • Even with the heavier rain this past weekend, these storm systems won't solve any drought problems -- but they are making a difference.
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marin county, drought, water, rain, storm, accuweather, wayne freedman
  • cars driving in the rain in the North Bay
  • On Monday night a good amount of rain fell, but it is still nowhere near normal levels.
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  • Water overflow at Bon Tempe Reservoir in Marin County
  • Even with the recent heavy rains, the storms won't solve the Bay Area's drought problems, but they are making a difference.
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  • Sinkhole in Santa Cruz
  • A stretch of road in Santa Cruz was closed on Saturday due to a massive sinkhole that drops about 40 feet to the ocean below.
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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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  • 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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  • Highway 17 in the Santa Cruz Mountains
  • Many people in the Santa Cruz Mountains are preparing for round two of a heavy rainstorm.
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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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  • stormy weather in Pacifica
  • Sheets of rain and a blast of wind took down power lines in a Pacifica during Wednesday night?s storm.
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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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  • 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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