Receive alerts from your local agencies
...or text your ZIP CODE to 888777 for mobile alerts

Full Notification

City of Indian Wells, CA
Sunday January 22nd, 2017 :: 02:41 p.m. PST


Flash Flood Warning until 05:30PM

The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... Orange County in southwestern California... San Bernardino County in southern California... Riverside County in southern California...

* Until 530 PM PST

* At 230 PM PST, National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated widespread heavy rain across the warned area of Orange County and the entire Inland Empire. Flash flooding will likely begin shortly. Rainfall rates of 0.50 to 0.75 inches per hour will occur through 5 pm. Saturated soils will result in rapid intense urban and small stream flooding which will be dangerous to vehicles and threaten properties in low lying areas. There is also a good possibility of debris flows and land slides. The debris flow can consist of rock, mud, vegetation and other loose materials.

* Some locations that will likely experience flooding include... Anaheim, Santa Ana, Riverside, Irvine, San Bernardino, Fontana, Moreno Valley, Huntington Beach, Garden Grove, Ontario, Corona, Orange, Fullerton, Costa Mesa and Temecula. Excessive rainfall over the Blue Cut burn scar will likely result in debris flow moving through the Cajon drainage. The debris flow can consist of rock, mud, vegetation and other loose materials.



Have a plan to move to higher ground. Act quickly to protect your life. Water is deeper than it appears on roadways and will be moving swiftly. When flooded turn around dont drown.

City of Indian Wells, CA
44950 Eldorado Dr
Indian Wells, CA 92210

Emergency: 9-1-1

Submit an anonymous web tip

Alert Details

Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Likely (p > ~50%)
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Flash Flood Warning

Navigate & Discover