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Rain on the rooftop in Burbank

Raindrops falling and pounding on the rooftop this morning in Burbank. The heavy rain rolled in around 12:15 a,m. The stormy weather is expected to linger through much of Wednesday morning. It’s a cold rain, so bundle up and take along that umbrella. The national weather service is forecasting a high in the low 60’s for B-town, but another chilly night is expected — with lows in the 40s. Skies will remain cloudy for a few days — as temps gradually warm up. By early next week, we... Read More →

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Photo: FLLewis / Media City G -- Heavy rain fell this morning in front of Samuel's Florist 921 West Olive Avenue in Burbank December 12, 2014

Burbank pounded by powerful rainstorm

Burbank, like the rest of the Southland, is getting pounded by a major storm, which moved into our area last night packing strong winds and very heavy rain at times. This morning around 11 a.m., you could barely see through a heavy downpour along West Olive Avenue in front of Samuel’s Florist. Driving in the heavy rain is treacherous, but plenty of brave motorists were out on the roads and streets in Burbank. A tremendous amount of rain followed into the street gutters along West Olive Avenue in Burbank during... Read More →

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Photo: FLLewis / Media City G -- A pedestrian caught in a downpour during first big storm of the season in Burbank December 2, 2014

Stormy weather expected through Wednesday in Burbank

More stormy weather today so keep those umbrellas at the ready. Yesterday, the much anticipated storm rolled into Burbank and the rest of the Southland with periods of heavy rain and chilly temperatures. The chance of rain today is 90 percent. It will warm up a bit — expect the temperatures to be mostly in the mid-60s — maybe topping out in low 70s. ¬†Weather watchers are forecasting the heaviest rainfall during the afternoon and through Wednesday night. The storm should be clearing out by Thursday, but scattered showers are... Read More →

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City of Burbank offering free sandbags

A major storm is set to dump a lot of rain on the Southland today and tomorrow. The chance of rain in Burbank is 100 percent on Tuesday. The weather watchers say we could get 1 to 2 inches of rain. That kind of heavy rainfall could produce flash flooding. So the City of Burbank is offering free sandbags to residents and local businesses. The Public Works Department is providing the sandbags. Initially, residents can get up to 25 sandbags — but can request more if... Read More →

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