Residential areas in southwest Corona that abut hillsides impacted by last fall’s Canyon Fire remained under an evacuation order today as crews cleared mud and debris from streets and ensured locations were secure following a powerful winter storm that moved through the area. According to the Corona Emergency Services Department, the mandatory evacuation that went […]
Southwest Riverside County was hammered by its first big winter storm of the season Jan. 8 and Jan. 9, and that storm brought with it flooding, downed power lines and traffic accidents. The storm, which deposited as much as 3 inches of rainfall on some areas within a 24-hour period, spurred a flash flood warning […]
A powerful Pacific storm brought rain, wind and snow to Riverside County overnight and threatened today to create hazardous driving conditions and cause flooding where wild fires burned last year, the National Weather Service said.
A winter storm expected to slam the Southland starting Monday was set to bring strong winds, thunderstorms and mountain snow to Riverside County, forecasters said today, and the increased moisture could cause flash floods and mud slides in burn areas. The National Weather Service predicted the storm will dump up to three inches of rain […]
A low pressure system moving across the region today will bring cool weather and occasional rain showers in parts of Riverside County through Tuesday and gusty winds in the mountains and some of the deserts into Wednesday.
Gig Conaughton County of San Diego Communications Office Special to Valley News SAN DIEGO – If you’ve got a rain barrel, this winter’s rains have been great. Your barrel is full, you’re conserving water, and you’re watering your garden naturally. And, you’re growing mosquitoes. Rain barrels are awesome, but if yours doesn’t have protective screening, […]
As of this writing, El Niño has been fading and La Niña has been building, and to our surprise, aiming multiple “atmospheric rain rivers” right at California. I’m beginning to think that normal climate may be the abnormal. In less than five months, rains have all but ended our five-year drought. Be prepared for a […]
Light showers, brisk winds and a slight chance of thunderstorms are in the forecast Wednesday, March 22, for Riverside County as a weak spring storm moves through the region.
Jeremiah Welch and William Bennett Special to Valley News For the first time in four years many areas of California are no longer in a drought. This result comes from a season of unusually heavy rainfall and strong winds not usually seen in the dry state. December and January have been exceptionally wet months. This […]
Light showers, mountain snow and gusty wind are expected in Riverside County again today as the second of two storms hits the region.