Sunshine off and on in Burbank today, where it has been mostly cloudy skies and cool temperatures. The high is expected to reach only into the mid-60s. Weather watchers say a couple of winter storms are approaching the Southland and the raindrops are expected to start falling some time this evening.
The storms are expected to deliver a one-two-punch to the Southland, with the second on Friday predicted to be a serious soaker. They saying these storms could produce some of the heaviest rains in three years! There is concern about possible flooding and mudslides especially in the foothill neighborhoods and burn areas in the San Gabriel Valley.
There is concern about heavy downpours in Burbank. City officials are offering free sandbags to businesses and residents. The pick up location is Public Works Field Services Yard at 124 South Lake Street on Monday – Friday, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Proof of residence or Burbank business address is required. More details here or call the Field Yard at Field Services Yard at (818) 238-3800.