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El Niño in San Diego

El Niño in San Diego

Coverage of the weather phenomenon and what it means for San Diego

Mar 15, 2016

El Nino’s Impact on San Diego’s Coast

El Nino’s Impact on San Diego’s Coast

Local scientists say this year’s El Nino is having a big impact on San Diego’s coastline, and they need the public’s help keeping track of it.

Mar 9, 2016

Cloud Seeding Used in This Week's Storm

Cloud Seeding Used in This Week's Storm

Our neighbors just north have taken the need for rain into their own hands.

Mar 2, 2016

County, City Struggle With Storm Drains Amid El Nino

County, City Struggle With Storm Drains Amid El Nino

Residents near a clogged storm water culvert at El Camino Real and Rancho del Madison say the storm inlet hasn’t been cleared in years.

Feb 18, 2016

Unprecedented El Nino Study Uses Balloons, Aircraft

Unprecedented El Nino Study Uses Balloons, Aircraft

"This has never been done with a major El Nino," said senior NOAA scientist.

Feb 16, 2016

FEMA: Californians Buy Record Number of Flood Policies

FEMA: Californians Buy Record Number of Flood Policies

The Federal Emergency Management Agency reports a large increase in the number of flood insurance policies purchased in California in response to a rainy El Nino winter.

Feb 11, 2016

Scientists Show Effects of El Nino on SoCal Beaches

Scientists Show Effects of El Nino on SoCal Beaches

The military is funding a coastline study to help determine how El Nino and climate change could impact its facilities and bases close to the ocean.

Feb 5, 2016

Mom Recalls Teen's Rescue from Storm-Swollen Creek

Mom Recalls Teen's Rescue from Storm-Swollen Creek

The mother of one of the teens says for hours she waited helplessly for her child to be rescued.

Feb 4, 2016

City of San Diego’s El Nino Response

City of San Diego’s El Nino Response

Clearing storm channels is an even bigger challenge now that the ground is saturated from prior rains.

Feb 3, 2016

Illegal Contractors Caught Bidding on El Niño Jobs

Illegal Contractors Caught Bidding on El Niño Jobs

In a recent sting, the Contractors State License Board (CSLB) of California busted 15 contractors operating illegally in San Diego County – offering their unlicensed services to homeowners impacted by El...

Jan 29, 2016

Buying Sandbags While the Sun Shines

Buying Sandbags While the Sun Shines

Now is the best time to buy sandbags before the rains starts and flood waters start rising.

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