Federal, state and local officials issued the warning Wednesday at a press conference in Santa Barbara, adjacent to Montecito where a January debris flow from the Thomas Fire burn scar devastated homes, killed 21 people and left two missing.
- The Sacramento Bee: In new California disaster era of ‘fire-floods,’ where will deadly debris flows strike next?
- Los Angeles Times: As wet season approaches, mudslide threat looms once again over Montecito and other communities
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- California Department of Water Resources: 2018 wildfires increase risk of flooding