Heavy Rain Hits San Diego

As a flash flood warning went into effect on May 14, 2015, cars and people got trapped in the rising water. The rainy conditions continued on May 15, 2015 during the Friday morning commute, leading to slick roads and accidents.

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Calvin Pearce
The rain storm on May 15, 2015 caused a tree to fall on a car in Pacific Beach.
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Nicole Gomez
A jack-knifed semi truck slowed the commute for drivers on southbound Interstate 15 at State Route 78 on May 15, 2015 as a rain storm made its way through San Diego County.
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A jack-knifed semi truck slowed the commute for drivers on southbound Interstate 15 at State Route 78 on May 15, 2015 as a rain storm made its way through San Diego County.
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Flooding Mission Hills San Diego Flooding Mission Hills San Diego. https://instagram.com/hamzadaoui/
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Elena Gomez
Flooding in Mission Hills had cleared up by Friday morning, but rain was still falling in the area.
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A jack-knifed semi truck slowed the commute for drivers on southbound Interstate 15 at State Route 78 on May 15, 2015 as a rain storm made its way through San Diego County.
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Weather Related Crash Fairmont @ Home ave in San Diego, CA
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A jack-knifed semi truck slowed the commute for drivers on southbound Interstate 15 at State Route 78 on May 15, 2015 as a rain storm made its way through San Diego County.
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A jack-knifed semi truck slowed the commute for drivers on southbound Interstate 15 at State Route 78 on May 15, 2015 as a rain storm made its way through San Diego County.
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Calvin Pearce
The rain storm on May 15, 2015 caused a tree to fall on a car in Pacific Beach. NBC 7's Matt Rascon reports while trying to stay dry.
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Calvin Pearce
The rain storm on May 15, 2015 caused a tree to fall on a car in Pacific Beach.
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A flash flood warning went into effect the night of May 14, 2015. A man tries to escape his car in Mission Hills.
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Flash flooding in Mission Hills
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Flooding in the Midway District.
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Flooding at Rosecrans and Midway on May 14, 2015
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Danya Bacchus
Arroyo residents say a sudden flood floated cars and trash bins from their spots, creating a mess.
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The level of the dirt shows how high water rose.
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Before the major flooding started, a few people in Point Loma tried to kayak down their street -- with mixed results.
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Flooding in Hillcrest
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Rain in Balboa Park
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Rain on SR-163
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Rain in Eastlake
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Matt Rascon
The rain storm on May 15, 2015 caused a tree to fall on a car in Pacific Beach.
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The rain storm on May 15, 2015 caused a tree to fall on a car in Pacific Beach.
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Debby Bialowas
This car got caught in some flooding in the Midway District on May 14, 2015 after heavy rain.
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Rain and flooding on Midway Drive on May 14, 2015.
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