Flooding

Rainstorm could drop four-plus inches

  After one of the driest Januaries on record, Auburn prepares for a super-soaker of a weekend. What forecasters call a “Pineapple Express” will help fuel predic ...

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 ...

Hydrologist: Truckee River flood threat could be lower

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A National Weather Service hydrologist says a powerful storm is colder than expected and is bringing more snow and less rainfall than forecast, blunting the ...

Officials brace for widespread flooding near Reno

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Gov. Brian Sandoval toured sandbag stations Saturday as officials and residents prepared ahead of a powerful storm that’s stoking fears of widespread ...