Some Images Of The Havoc Wreaked By 'Lucifer' This Stormy Weekend
It's Monday morning, and we're still getting a faint drizzle, though this is obviously a big improvement over the deluge that we got over the past few days. While the storm lingered over the weekend, its was Friday that saw the most torrential of its downpours.
Sadly, five fatalities were reported during the storm, reports ABC News. The deaths stemmed from causes that included traffic collisions and downed power lines. One person in Victorville was found dead in a submerged vehicle.
Chaos stretched to the airports, too. KPCC reported that, by mid-day Friday, 333 flights were impacted at LAX. Southwest and American Airlines cancelled nearly all scheduled flights.
It should also be noted that some 100,000 people lost power during the storm, which was dubbed 'Lucifer.'
The worst may be over, but Southern California's rainy season isn't done just yet. In fact, our current respite will only be a brief one, as another system is slated to move in during the wee hours of Monday morning and extend to Tuesday. This system, though, won't be as drastic as the last storm.
If you're into reliving the horror and sheer might of Lucifer, here are some images from the weekend. While the scenes are mostly of awe and chaos, we did find a couple moments of levity: