Storms nudge most of California out of dry category

Two months ago, the U.S. Drought Monitor categorized more 81% of the state as abnormally dry because of above-normal temperatures and a lack of precipitation six weeks into the water year that started Oct. 1. The percentage climbed to 85% as recently as last week.

Report: March to be very wet, after dry February

A dry February appears to be giving way to a very wet March according to the latest rainfall projections.  The early models project rain to start this Friday March 4th and continue on and off through March 15th bringing a significant amount of rain to the Bay Area.