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Rainfall totals for the Tri-Counties from the weekend storm are impressive


Gibraltar Dam had 10.8" of rain. The final numbers don't even count rain from the storm which arrived Sunday.

Rain, snow, and wind! Last weekend’s storm lived up to its billing as one of the biggest of the season for the Tri-Counties.

Rainfall totals for most the region weren’t as high as those from the big January storm. But, they are still impressive.

In Ventura County, Oxnard had 3.1” of rain, Moorpark 3.5”, Santa Paula 4.2”, and Westlake Village topped out at 6.7”.

In Santa Barbara County, the City of Santa Barbara recorded 3.2” of rain, Lompoc 5.5”, and San Marcos Pass 6.3”. Gibraltar Dam had an impressive 10.8” of rainfall.

And, in San Luis Obispo County, Nipomo had 3.9” of rainfall, and San Luis Obispo 3.5”.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral.