Six L.A. County locations set new rainfall records
Six locations in L.A. County set new record rainfall totals for the day on Sunday. They are:
Pasadena: 3.45 inches of rain fell, breaking the record of 1.5 set in 1987.
San Gabriel: 3.2 inches fell, breaking the record of 1.9 inches set in 1970.
UCLA: 2.87 inches broke the record of 2.82 inches set in 1949.
Downtown Los Angeles: 2.3 inches fell at USC in downtown Los Angeles, breaking the record of 2.12 inches set in 1921.
LAX: 1.63 inches fell at Los Angeles International Airport, breaking the record of 1.62 inches set on this day in 1984.
Long Beach: 1.5 inches fell, breaking the record of .52 inches set in 1984.
Rainfall totals for Orange County on Sunday:
Fullerton Airport: 1.79
Santa Ana: 1.32
Huntington Beach: 1.61
John Wayne Airport: 1.09
Costa Mesa: 1.26
Lake Forest: 1.15
Laguna Beach: 1.45
San Juan Capistrano: 1.69
Dana Point: 1.13
Sources: National Weather Service, City News Service.
Photo: Down the street from Mar Vista resident Steve Gurrola's home a tree toppled in Sunday's storm. It fell onto an apartment building on Centinela Avenue. Credit: Katie Falkenberg / For the Los Angeles Times