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Story in California the Golden State battered by a string of storms over the last several days in the most powerful one yet.
Expected to move in today BLA fire police departments ordering a mandatory evacuation of numerous areas and there's a risk of mudslides.
After a wildfire last year's trip nearly.
All the hillside of the protective vegetation they need attitude.
Take root William logic -- life and Kenyatta California.
Well where is that relative to LA and what are the conditions right now we have good morning.
-- good morning bill we've already got about five inches of rain so far we're expecting -- more.
Today and tomorrow now it's not the California doesn't need the rain.
Our reservoirs are less than 50% capacity but not.
All at once now the primary care area of concern is as you talked about are these wild -- hearings and salmon wild card.
The -- of the station fire 250 square miles right now we are in the foothills one of those communities.
Just basically on the backside the south side of the San Gabriel Mountains now what's happening.
This you can't see it because of a lot of the -- up there.
But they have been working all night bringing out over twelve dump trucks of mud out of this -- itself.
Well we're expecting rain around 11 o'clock this morning -- to -- this river of mud and debris that's the consistency of wet.
Concrete it's not like a -- He can literally knock over -- sixteen people were killed.
The last time we had a major one so they've installed not only sandbags but also these K rails is what they column.
-- to do basically channel that mud.
Out so does it destroyed homes.
Some video that we had yesterday major flooding around the -- 710 freeway waist high water.
Traffic night here they had for water spouts and a tornado very high winds.
Knocked over a building we -- having major traffic problems this morning as well bill.
You heard the warning to William about.
Officials urging people to get out in case they were terrorists areas.
Are people listening to that many people evacuated.
Well they're they're looking they put out the word last night -- said the reverse 911 system.
I want to show you this vehicle here is pointed -- words it's happening all over this neighborhood as well as others.
In the San Gabriel Mountains the -- pointed out 9 o'clock this morning we're expecting 500 people to be under mandatory evacuation.
All the way until Monday bills because again we're expecting significant rain today -- he -- more tomorrow.
-- south of LA -- -- and watching -- on that story he will be on all day today thank you in the days ago when things smart.
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