WHAT IS AN ATMOSPHERIC RIVER PATTERN?

  • Atmospheric river pattern are storms similar to rivers in the sky that dump massive amounts of rain and can cause flooding, trigger mudslides and result in loss of life and enormous property damage
  • Tuesday excessive rain outlook — moderate risk or level 3 of 4 predicted for sections of central and southern California

TUESDAY WINTER STORM OUTLOOK

Snow totals of 2-3 feet possible in higher elevations