Montecito Mudslide – Now and Then Jan 9, 2019

It’s been one year since a deadly mudslide devastated the town of Montecito, CA.

More than 20 people were killed and hundreds of homes and businesses were destroyed as a rush of rocks, mud, and water came down the hills above the town through the Thomas Fire burn scar area.

Woman Rescued in Montecito, CA

Multiple rescues were underway this morning due to the debris flows and mudslides in California… This one comes from Montecito, California.

Posted by WeatherNation on Tuesday, January 9, 2018

We were able to get a look at where the town was a year ago, and where it is now.

For WeatherNation, I’m Meteorologist Meredith Garofalo

 

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