California gets disaster declaration after deluge

Posted by Christine, December 27, 2010

A huge storm system dumped record amounts of rain on southern California and prompted concern the poor weather could spread across the US.

 The deluge came at the end of a week that saw Los Angeles receive half its annual rainfall in just six days.

 http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/nature/california-flooded-after-record-rainfall-2167607.html#