California Braces For Another Round Of Significant Weather


The first big storm of 2021 is bringing with it flash flood warnings, mudslides, wind advisories and road closures across California, with more expected into Thursday and the weekend.

The public is urged to remain aware of their surrounding conditions and to avoid outdoor activities that may be dangerous during the rain event. Also, remember to have an emergency plan in place, emergency preparedness kits at home and vehicles full of fuel, sign-up for emergency alerts, listen to authorities and warnings and be prepared to evacuate if necessary. Check out the National Weather Service Safety Tips.

The California State Warning Center, Cal OES Regions and Cal OES Fire and Rescue Branch will continue evaluating conditions to be ready for further resource requests as necessary throughout the rain event.

Follow the National Weather Service Sacramento, Bay Area and Los Angeles as well as Cal OES for the latest updates.