Wednesday’s Top of the Scroll: Floods ‘on steroids’ could bring new dangers to wildfire areas. Are Malibu, Paradise at risk?
First came fire. Now the floods? With late-season wildfires increasingly common in California, the twinning of the two catastrophes is becoming an alarmingly regular fear. Officials in both Northern and Southern California are planning this week for the possibility of a second set of disasters while still battling the flames of the first.
- Los Angeles Times: Approaching rain worries fire-scarred Southern California
- Redding Record Searchlight: As Camp Fire effort continues in Chico, rain may cause more problems
Related Blog Post:
- California Department of Water Resources: Flood After Fire Preparedness Tips
Debris-flow map, Camp Fire, Butte County: