A powerful Pacific storm is moving across central and southern parts of California, drenching communities previously ravaged by wildfires and mudslides.
Thousands of residents evacuated their homes ahead of the weather while others were waiting it out and hoping for the best.
KPCC is covering the impact of the storm as it continues to drench Santa Barbara to Los Angeles counties on Thursday. For the latest updates, click here.
Mark Jackson, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in LA, who is in Santa Barbara now
Stephanie O’Neill, reporter in Ojai covering the storm
Sharon McNary, KPCC reporter on La Tuna Canyon Road in Sunland, one of the areas affected by the La Tuna Fire
Emily Guerin, KPCC reporter at the city of Santa Barbara