Updated: Jul 5
Around 34 thousand Californians have been asked to evacuate due to the flooding in their area.
CNN States that these rains are due to a ‘wave of atmospheric rivers’.
The high totals of rainfall have resulted in dangerous floods and mudslides.
Rainfall has reached around 400% to 600% above average totals.
Four other atmospheric events are expected for California in the next 10 days.
This disaster has been and could continue to be harmful to homeless people.
During this time, we kindly ask you to please cooperate and follow the evacuation protocol as mandated.
Take necessary precautions to keep you and your loved ones safe.
Hannah, J; Maxouris,C; Salahieh, N; Sutton, J. (2023). Thousands of Californians under evacuation orders as flood threats continue and death toll of recent storms climbs to 17. CNN.