- Flash Flood Watch for Catalina Island County, California
- Flash Flood Watch issued January 09 at 3:46PM PST until January 09 at 10:00PM PST by NWS
- Effective: Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 3:46 p.m.
- Expires: Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 10 p.m.
...HEAVY RAIN MOVING INTO LOS ANGELES COUNTY AND OUT OF VENTURA
AND SANTA BARBARA COUNTIES...
.Showers and isolated thunderstorms are expected through this
evening across Los Angeles County with periods of very heavy
rain. Rainfall rates between one half and one inch per hour are
possible. Such rain rates are capable of producing flash
flooding. Recent burn areas will be especially vulnerable where
dangerous mud and debris flows are possible.
Farther west showers are ending as is the threat of flash
flooding. The flash flood watch across Santa Barbara County has
been cancelled, though a few showers are possible through late
afternoon. The flash flood watch across Ventura County will end
at 4 pm with some lingering showers possible through early evening
mainly across the eastern valleys.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* A portion of southwest California, including the following
areas, Los Angeles County Coast including Downtown Los
Angeles, Los Angeles County Mountains excluding the Santa
Monica Range, Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley, Los
Angeles County San Gabriel Valley, Santa Clarita Valley, and
Santa Monica Mountains Recreational Area.
* Until 10 PM PST this evening
* Rainfall rates of a half inch per hour are possible.
* Rainfall of this intensity can produce dangerous flash
flooding. Mud and debris flows near recent fires are of
particular concern...especially the La Tuna, Creek, Sand, and
Fish burn areas.