rain

Abnormal rains spur pothole problems in Placer County

Placer County is dealing with the rim-scraping, tire-popping after-effects of an abnormally torrential rainy season. As the ground dries out, roads are starting to sprout a new an ...

Piling it on: Rain, wind, snow pummel Auburn, Sierra

The wind and rain kept on coming Thursday, buffeting Auburn and environs in the latest of a series of winter storms expected to continue into the weekend. And while that translate ...

March coming in like a lion as rain predicted for foothills

A weather system arriving tonight is going to be a wet one — dropping up to an inch and a half of rain in the foothills through Wednesday, according to the National Weather Servi ...

Storm’s a-brewin’

This weekend’s storm is forecast to drench the foothills, while more snowfall in the Sierra will add to a record-breaking season. The winter storm watch put in effect by the Nati ...

Wind, rain wreak havoc in Rocklin

Rocklin residents came home to uprooted trees and damage from the strong storm wind gusts this week. According to the National Weather Service, wind speed varied from 25 to 40 mil ...

Storm moves in: Placer County offers pointers to get through the worst of it

The Auburn area held up well Monday under the first of a series of heavy rain and wind storms expected to roar through the foothills this week. The rain started coming down in shee ...

Roseville, DO must wait; rain postpones softball chase

The rain put a temporary hold on the frenetic race for the three available Sierra Foothill League softball playoff berths as Friday’s games were cancelled. The marquee matchup, ...

Forecast to rain out sunny days

The sunny skies Auburn residents enjoyed Monday are supposed to be clouded over by Tuesday afternoon. For the remainder of the week and into the weekend, the foothills area is ex ...

Ski resorts dumped with almost 3 feet of snow

While the Sierra ski resorts enjoyed a fresh coat of snow this weekend, forecasters say the area is still dry for this time of year. “We’re definitely in the hole,” said Ka ...

No place for a picnic -- wet weather will soak region this weekend

Get those umbrellas ready, and tie down the fence “ another wet winter soaker is in store for Placer County this weekend. The National Weather Service issued a Hazardous Weather ...