Weather Watch

Weather Watch

Why this year’s Perseid meteor shower isn’t as brilliant

Meteorologist John Lindsey of San Luis Obispo answers readers’ questions on the Perseid meteor shower and why the earlier sunset doesn’t happen on the shortest day of the year.

Videos

California's rise from the drought as told through satellite images

Not so long ago, California was in the middle of a deep drought but in June its snow water equivalent rose to a heaping 170 percent of normal. NASA shows in its latest video that satellites were capturing that change.
NASA Earth Observatory
California's rise from the drought as told through satellite images 1:42

California's rise from the drought as told through satellite images

Atascadero Lake spills over for first time in 7 years 0:58

Atascadero Lake spills over for first time in 7 years

Cuesta College President Gil Stork sets ambitious goals as he prepares for retirement 2:47

Cuesta College President Gil Stork sets ambitious goals as he prepares for retirement

Meet Jace Jones, a 5-month-old Paso boy with a rare illness 0:40

Meet Jace Jones, a 5-month-old Paso boy with a rare illness