Forecasters said the weekend storm was the strongest in several years. It set new rainfall records on Sunday and caused widespread flooding after several hours of sustained, pouring rain.
- Rain will continue today, though it's likely to be less intense than it was over the weekend
- The city of Duarte has issued evacuation orders for residents living in the areas burned last summer by the Fish fire in the San Gabriel Mountains near Azusa.
- Santa Clarita issued notices for about 120 homes in the vicinity of last summer’s Sand fire.
- Evacuations were also ordered in burn areas in Silverado Canyon in Orange County and parts of Santa Barbara County.
The Malibu area was hit hard by the storm. Topanga Canyon Road was closed, and mudslides and debris were reported on other roads in the Santa Monica Mountains.