SCV will be under flash flood watch on Sunday
Clouds hang low over the hills in Placerita Canyon on Jan. 9, 2017 after an overnight rainfall. Katharine Lotze/Signal
By Christian Monterrosa
Saturday, September 9th, 2017

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch in the Santa Clarita Valley for Sunday morning through late Sunday night.

Due to “monsoonal moisture” and an unstable atmosphere, “there is a chance of showers and thunderstorms across much of the area.”

Rainfall rates could reach up to one inch per hour.

Areas under flash flood watch include the Santa Clarita Valley, Antelope Valley, Los Angeles County Mountains, Ventura County Mountains, the San Gabriel Valley, and the recent burn areas in the San Fernando Valley.

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Clouds hang low over the hills in Placerita Canyon on Jan. 9, 2017 after an overnight rainfall. Katharine Lotze/Signal

SCV will be under flash flood watch on Sunday

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch in the Santa Clarita Valley for Sunday morning through late Sunday night.

Due to “monsoonal moisture” and an unstable atmosphere, “there is a chance of showers and thunderstorms across much of the area.”

Rainfall rates could reach up to one inch per hour.

Areas under flash flood watch include the Santa Clarita Valley, Antelope Valley, Los Angeles County Mountains, Ventura County Mountains, the San Gabriel Valley, and the recent burn areas in the San Fernando Valley.