What’s bringing so much rain and flooding to CA?

Stormwater floods Discovery Park in Sacramento, California, U.S. January 4, 2023. Credit: REUTERS/Fred Greaves.

Several storms are rolling across California, bringing intense wind and flooding. They’ll replenish but not totally fill reservoirs due to long-standing drought.

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