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Jan 30, 2023

Touring Alcatraz

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Touring Alcatraz, the former island prison, is one of the best things to do in San Francisco and attracts over 1.5 million visitors a year.

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Jan 26, 2023

Pacific Coast Highway Reopens Wednesday Morning After Flooding

The Tuesday closure was caused by flooding and prompted safety officials to shut down both sides of the highway in Huntington Beach.

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Jan 23, 2023

San Diego Zoo

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San Diego Zoo is in Balboa Park, San Diego, California has been called the best zoo in the world and is the most visited zoo in the United States.

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Jan 22, 2023

San Diego Museum Month

February is Museum Month in San Diego, with over 60 museums giving 50% discounts.

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Jan 18, 2023

Best Museums in San Diego

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Pacific Coast Highway Travel recommends the best museums in San Diego, including art museums, science centers, historical museums, and motor museums.

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Jan 18, 2023

California weather calms but storm damage seen as extensive

California’s weather was calmer Tuesday after weeks of atmospheric rivers that slammed the state with damaging rains, wind and surf that flooded homes, highways and farm fields, collapsed hillsides and toppled countless trees.

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Jan 18, 2023

5 Washington State Coastal Towns You Should Visit In 2023 Read More: 4 Beautiful Must-See Coastal Washington State Towns in 2023 | https://newstalk870.am/ixp/133/p/4-beautiful-must-see-coastal-washington-state-towns-in-2023/?utm_source=tsmclip&utm_medium=referral

If you’re looking for a getaway in 2023, look no further than the Pacific Coast of Washington State.

From the majestic Olympic Mountains to the salty shorelines, coastal Washington State has something for everyone.

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Jan 17, 2023

250-Foot Mudslide Closes Part of 5 Freeway North of LA

Mudslides left several Southern California roads at least partially covered in mud and debris after weekend storms.

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Jan 17, 2023

City Temporarily Closes Northbound Lane on PCH

A stretch of the northbound lane on Pacific Coast Highway, between Camino Capistrano and Palisades Drive, is closed to motorists, according to the City of Dana Point.

Crews are reportedly working to clean up debris and clear up a storm drain following this past weekend’s heavy rains, city officials said.

The city’s Public Works Department expects to reopen the stretch of road by later Monday, Jan. 16.

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Jan 16, 2023

Topanga Canyon: right shoulder of State Route 1 closed due to slope damage, motorists drive safely in work zones

The right shoulder of southbound State Route 1 (Pacific Coast Highway) south of Topanga Canyon Boulevard is closed due to slope damage. Motorists are urged to drive safely and with caution in work zones. Follow @CaltransDist7 for updates.

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Jan 15, 2023

Where to Travel in the US in March: 8 Destinations for an Unforgettable Spring Vacation

March is a great time to start planning your next vacation. The days are getting longer and warmer, the winter chill is slowly fading away, and the promise of a new season is in the air. Whether you’re looking for an outdoor adventure, a city escape, or a cultural experience, there are plenty of amazing places to visit in the US. Here are 8 amazing destinations for your unforgettable spring vacation.

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Jan 15, 2023

Long Beach battered by storm, with more rain on the way

Long Beach saw flooding, at least one sinkhole and a significant Metro outage Saturday as heavy and sustained rains continued for much of the day.

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Jan 15, 2023

New storms move into Southern California, bringing wet, hazardous holiday weekend

LOS ANGELES — The first of two holiday weekend storms delivered a solid punch Saturday to an already beaten and soggy Southland, battering the coast with high surf, threatening more flooding and stretching emergency services.

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Jan 15, 2023

Latest storm causes series of road closures throughout L.A. County

Southern California is being soaked by yet another storm, as heavy rain causes a series of road and freeway closures.

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Jan 13, 2023

Boulder Totals Vehicle Parked On PCH

A man who was parked on the 20000 block of Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu had a boulder fall on his vehicle smashed his roof inward on Tuesday, January 10.

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Jan 13, 2023

Flooding could isolate a California peninsula as river surges

Central California’s Monterey Peninsula could become isolated by floodwaters as the Salinas River surges toward an expected minor or moderate flood stage, authorities warned.

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Jan 13, 2023

Storms Wash Out Highway in California's Ventura County

Caltrans District 7 reported that a highway in Ventura County, California, was closed after “mud, debris, and a washout” made the roadway impassable.

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Jan 12, 2023

Boulder crushes California man's car moments after he got out

A California man said a phone call led him to get out of his parked car just moments before it was crushed by a falling boulder.

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Jan 12, 2023

Malibu bracing for heavy rain, wind, hazardous road and beach conditions

Due to widespread heavy rain, heavy surf, and strong gusty wind across areas of Southern California, including Malibu, The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch and Beach Hazards across LA County.

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Jan 12, 2023

Photos of the Devastating Rains and Widespread Damage in California

Millions of residents are still under flood alerts as unprecedented rain and winds continue across the state

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Jan 11, 2023

California weather: Storm death toll rises to 16 as flooding, mudslides prompt evacuations

LOS ANGELES -- More rain is dropping across California on Tuesday, threatening more flooding and disruption as part of a parade of storms that have forced thousands to evacuate and prompted dozens of rescues in recent days and left more than 16 dead in recent weeks.

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Jan 11, 2023

SoCal highway conditions impacted by today's weather: Quick glance

As commuters navigate rainy day highways and freeways with lane closures, flooding and mudslides, knowing ahead of time what to expect will be listed here. Information and updates are provided by Caltrans.

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Jan 11, 2023

Flooding, Mudslides Close Roads and Hiking Trails, Cause Sinkhole

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Torrential rain has forced several road closures throughout Los Angeles County as mud and debris have blocked roadways, and created sinkholes and other dangerous hazards.

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Jan 11, 2023

California storm: Atmospheric river unleashes flooding, mudslides, strong winds

LOS ANGELES - Californians braced as another round in a series of relentless storms was expected to hit the Golden State Tuesday, bringing heavy rain, howling winds, and high surf as some residents remained under evacuation orders.

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Jan 11, 2023

Southern California digging out from days of relentless rain

Residents across California’s Central Coast were allowed to return home Tuesday following a torrential storm that swamped the region with eye-popping amounts of rain and choked roadways with mud and debris.

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Recent Articles

  1. Touring Alcatraz

    Jan 30, 23 04:51 PM

    alcatraz-island-pixabay.jpg
    Touring Alcatraz, the former island prison, is one of the best things to do in San Francisco and attracts over 1.5 million visitors a year.

    Read More

  2. Pacific Coast Highway Reopens Wednesday Morning After Flooding

    Jan 26, 23 12:20 PM

    The Tuesday closure was caused by flooding and prompted safety officials to shut down both sides of the highway in Huntington Beach.

    Read More

  3. San Diego Zoo

    Jan 23, 23 06:19 PM

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    San Diego Zoo is in Balboa Park, San Diego, California has been called the best zoo in the world and is the most visited zoo in the United States.

    Read More