It’s your day off work and you’ve been awaiting its arrival, pondering thoughts of blue-sky days, huge hatches and chubby trout. Reality closes in and as soon as you awake from your slumber, the cold front arrives before the coffee is even brewed. 1,205 more words
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SACRAMENTO (KPIX 5) — The big rains have jolted the snakes out of hibernation.
Experts say there is no doubt that some of the reptiles are getting caught up in the floodwater which means more snakes could be found near flooded creeks or streams in a populated area. 102 more words
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 Tuesday from yet another winter storm with the threat of floods and mudslides. 11 more words