... A Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 730 PM PST for
central Ventura County...
At 552 PM PST... National Weather Service Doppler radar continued to
indicate moderate showers over the area that includes Santa Rosa
Valley... Moorpark... and Somis. Earlier... public officials reported
flooding on Santa Rosa Road. Doppler radar estimated that one to two
inches of rain fell over this area in a short period of time.
Moderate showers will continue over this area for the next several
hours... producing additional runoff and continued flash flooding.
Motorists traveling on Highway 118 between Somis and Moorpark and
Santa Rosa Road between Camarillo and Moorpark will likely
experience roadway flooding and poor visibility.
Most flood deaths occur in automobiles. Never drive your vehicle into
areas where the water covers the roadway. Flood waters are usually
deeper than they appear. Just one foot of flowing water is powerful
enough to sweep vehicles off the Road. When encountering flooded
roads make the smart choice... turn around... dont drown.
A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warning area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property. Do not attempt to cross
swiftly flowing waters or waters of unknown depth by foot or by
To report flooding... have the nearest law enforcement agency relay
your report to the National Weather Service forecast office in
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531 PM PST sun Mar 1 2015
... A Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 800 PM PST for The
Springs fire burn area...
At 523 PM PST... National Weather Service Doppler radar continued to
indicate a thunderstorm producing flash flooding over The Springs
fire burn area... with the heaviest rain over the northern and
western portion of the burn area. The storm will continue to slowly
drift to the northwest... but will may redevelop across southern
portions of the burn area. Flash flooding will also be possible on
Pacific coast Highway if southern portions of the thunderstorm
continue to redevelop. Rainfall rates greater than a half an inch
per hour can be expected with this storm.
Residents and motorists in and below recently burned areas should be
alert to flash flooding and debris flows which may block roads and
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