The County of Santa Cruz is urging residents to brace for a powerful winter storm expected to impact the region this weekend. The media is full of reports about an “atmospheric river” coming our way!
National Weather Service models suggest more than a foot of rain could fall on parts of Santa Cruz County on Saturdayand Sunday, with mountainous areas being most susceptible to storm impacts.
Here are some links you can use to help you prepare for the rain.
- Storm Preparedness website: http://santacruzcounty.us/
- County Office of Emergency Services at http://www.santacruzcounty.us/
- Sandbag pickup locations: http://www.santacruzcounty.us/
- Current road closures (County roads only): http://www.sccroadclosure.org
The Aptos/La Selva Fire District also maintains a page with information on storm preparedness, please check it out today!