River Surges in San Luis Obispo After Atmospheric River Storm

River water surged after heavy rain in San Luis Obispo, California, on Monday, January 9, as an intense storm hit the region.

Video released by County of San Luis Obispo Government shows water surging in San Luis Obispo Creek.

Almost all of California saw rainfall totals of between 400 and 600 percent above average values “over the past several weeks”, according to the National Weather Service (NWS) early Tuesday.

The National Weather Service said a flood watch remained in effect through Tuesday morning in parts of California. Credit: County of San Luis Obispo Government via Storyful

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