El Nino Has Arrived!

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Since October 2015 we have been sounding the alarm in regards to El Nino and now it appears that it will finally materialize in the Southern California region with the arrival of a series of four different storm fronts expected to dump a great deal of rain. The first of … Continue reading

Preparing For El Nino On the L.A. River

Flooded L.A. River

The following is a story worth reposting in regards to El Nino and the expected flooding of storm control channels and rivers. This story was written by Lucy Guanuna of KCET and we must say that this was a well written piece. If anything, the message is pretty clear that … Continue reading

El Nino And The Homeless

Los Angeles Homeless

One of the problems we have been pondering as of late is something we have not been hearing enough about by our city elected officials in terms of El Nino rains and flooding affecting the homeless encampments in many of the flood control channels and riverbeds throughout the region. As … Continue reading

El Nino Flooding Risks & Drowning

Flash Flooding

With sustained El Nino rains approaching, concerns are mounting in regards to flooding (flash floods & risk of flooding after wildfires) in the Southern California region and with good reason. Concerns have been validated after seeing floods occur after scattered showers in various parts of Southern California. Now keep in … Continue reading

Southern California El Nino Preparedness Guide – Pets

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FOR THE EL NINO PREPAREDNESS GUIDE FOR PETS CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD   We all know that El Nino will affect Southern California soon enough and for that reason it is imperative that preparedness efforts be initiated sooner rather than later while we have ample time to do so. It … Continue reading

Southern California El Nino Preparedness Guide, Part 3

El Nino Preparedness

EL NINO PREPAREDNESS, DON’T BE A VICTIM!     Being prepared for the coming El Nino rains means having the right supplies and tools to deal with potential problems and many people have asked what they should have in their homes, cars or at work. We realize that there is … Continue reading

Southern California El Nino Preparedness Guide, Part 2

El Nino

Golden State Lifeguards and other Southern California agencies are warning residents that now is the time to start getting prepared for the coming El Nino rains because it could be catastrophic. Compared to the 1997-1998 El Nino event, this one is being described as one that will dwarf previous ones … Continue reading

Southern California El Nino Preparedness Guide, Part 1

El Nino Storm Warning

EL NINO PREPAREDNESS IS KEY TO SURVIVAL! **UPDATE – Due to the overwhelming response to this guide, we can come out and speak to your homeowners group, business or school. Let’s get prepared together! 747-444-1035   CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE VERSION OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EL NINO PREPAREDNESS GUIDE   Golden … Continue reading

Time To Prepare For El Nino, While You Can!

El Nino Flooding

Everyone is asking when the rains will start pummeling Southern California. Well, here is the latest on projections and we urge anyone reading this to begin preparing now for the coming onslaught of storms that will surely make life very difficult for many! Those at highest risk are those who … Continue reading

What is an El Nino and how Should you Prepare?

El Nino

El Nino Southern Oscillation, or ENSO, is a tropical weather pattern that occurs roughly once every three to seven years. An ENSO weather pattern is characterized by the above average warming of the surface temperature of the waters in the eastern portion Pacific Ocean. This warming pattern results in extreme … Continue reading