Storm

Storm door opens wider. But is it enough to bust drought?

The storm door is opening again this weekend on Auburn and the Sierra high country, renewing hope that Mother Nature will be moving in to elbow out drought concerns. But questions ...

Placer County, Auburn back to dry days after monster storm

The Sierra and Auburn-area foothills are drying out after a five-day deluge that dumped from 8 to 13 inches of rain in the region – and that absence of sought-after moisture ...

Storm rains 8 inches on Auburn but drought still on

The Auburn area experienced the first major rainstorm of the season over the weekend, with just over 8 inches falling from Thursday to Monday. Sunday represented the peak of a sto ...

Normal water flows returning to Nevada Irrigation District canals

Nevada Irrigation District canal water customers are back in water following repairs to the wind-damaged South Yuba Canal in Bear Valley east of Nevada City. District Water Operat ...

Storm disrupts travel, not spirit, of Auburn Thanksgiving

The Thanksgiving holiday is a time to bring loved ones together but an icy storm moving eastward threatens to tear many apart. The holiday’s late-November timing places it u ...

PG&E prepares for weekend storm

A series of storms is expected to bring heavy rain, heavy mountain snow and breezy winds to most of Northern California starting Friday and continuing through the weekend. The comb ...

Rocklin prepares for storm

Strong storms are expected to continue through the weekend. During the storms, the city ensures that main roadways are clear of downed trees and debris and that storm drain inlets ...

UPDATE 11/30 5:15 P.M.: Storm brings intense rain, flood warnings to Northern California

UPDATE 11/30 5:15 P.M. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The second in a series of storms slammed Northern California on Friday as heavy rain and strong winds knocked out power, tied up t ...

Placer readies for stormy weekend

AUBURN CA - With from 6-8 inches of rain expected to fall in a storm that should last through Sunday, Placer County is piling up sandbags at several locations in case of flooding. ...

Fall storm is a soaker for foothills

The first major storm of fall brought slick roads, numerous fender-benders and spinouts, isolated flooding, a few power outages — and lots of rain. A gauge at Auburn’s Regional ...