SACRAMENTO, Calif. – As a series of severe storms is poised to move across California in the coming days, DWR will host a media briefing via Zoom at 5:30 p.m. today to discuss current weather forecasts and the state’s hydrologic conditions.
Experts will discuss flooding projections for parts of California, current forecasts for rivers, levees and weirs, and the department’s continued efforts to support local communities. State and local agencies are working together to proactively respond to immediate local impacts and are coordinating flood preparedness activities.
Reporters who wish to attend the Zoom briefing may register here. For those unable to attend, a recording of the briefing will be made available upon request. Additional briefings may be held throughout the week to keep media apprised of important updates.
What: Media Briefing on Winter Storms, Flood Conditions
When: Saturday, January 7, 2023, at 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Who: Dr. Michael Anderson, State Climatologist, DWR
Jeremy Hill, Hydrology and Flood Operations Branch Manager, DWR
Where: Media Briefing via Zoom
Media briefing open to credentialed media only. Registration for the webinar is required (click here to register). Once registered, the link to join the media briefing will be emailed to you.
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