Live updates: Major El Niño storm moves through; some areas soaked

A fast-moving storm soaked much of Southern California today, as frequent lightning strikes startled commuters and momentarily cut power at Los Angeles International Airport.

The storm, which had rolled south into Baja California by late morning, follows a weekend of rainy weather, traffic accidents and several swift water rescues.

Northern California also saw its share of weather drama as powerful storms dumped rain across coastal regions and piles of of snow in the Sierra.

Stay with us for more on driving conditions and the storms.