VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS- LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOCKWOOD VALLEY...MOUNT PINOS...ACTON... MOUNT WILSON...SANDBERG 1100 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014 ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST MONDAY... * WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH. * TIMING...WINDS WILL DECREASE SLIGHTLY THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN INCREASE AGAIN LATER THIS EVENING AND PERSIST INTO MONDAY MORNING. * IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE IMPACTED ON AREA ROADWAYS...PRIMARILY ALONG THE INTERSTATE 5 CORRIDOR NEAR GORMAN. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 45 MPH OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT... ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION WHEN DRIVING.
At brunch on a recent Thursday, Sunny Butler nibbled at an omelet and considered playing a round later that afternoon. Part of the joy of living on the 18th hole of the Citrus Club in the Coachella Valley, Butler said, is the verdant green landscape just beyond the back door.
A series of rainstorms — one of which was powerful and destructive for residents statewide — helped deposit needed moisture to California, but it’s going to take 11 trillion gallons of water in storage to recover from the drought, NASA scientists said this week.
There are two things very annoying about the deluges that have been drenching California. And neither involves nature.
Beverly and Jim Morten were happy to see it: rain washing over the gravestones at Savannah Memorial Park, pooling water in the shallow, rock-lined holes around crape myrtles they helped plant.