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Splashing About: Storm brings flooding to Bird Rock

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A truck splashes as it drives into the La Jolla Boulevard and Forward Street roundabout in Bird Rock, Feb. 27.
(María José Durán)

Beginning in the earliest morning hours and lasting steadily through the night, heavy rains poured down on San Diego Monday, Feb. 27. The San Diego Police Department reported roadway flooding on different sites of the coast, including the 5600 block of La Jolla Boulevard. A fallen eucalyptus tree reportedly blocked the I-5 on-ramp at La Jolla Village Drive. The National Weather Service issued flood warning alerts, which were in effect until 9-10 p.m. — María José Durán

The north side of La Jolla Boulevard at Forward Street flooded during the Feb. 27 rain event, inundating the road. However, cars were able to drive through with caution.
The north side of La Jolla Boulevard at Forward Street flooded during the Feb. 27 rain event, inundating the road. However, cars were able to drive through with caution.
(María José Durán)
A dip on La Jolla Boulevard at Palomar Street filled with water during the Feb. 27 storm, provoking splashes from passing cars.
A dip on La Jolla Boulevard at Palomar Street filled with water during the Feb. 27 storm, provoking splashes from passing cars.
(María José Durán)


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