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Important announcement by GLAD, CODIE, BGLAD, TCGLAD and OC DEAF about upcoming weather alert this week.

As reported by California Office of Emergency Services and national weather services: a strong storm to hit Southern California. Heavy rainfall may be expected starting on Wednesday evening and will last through the day on Thursday.

To keep our staff and communities safe during this potential storm, GLAD offices will be closed on Thursday, February 1. Our services are available over VP or email only on Thursday. No walk-ins.

📧email info@gladinc.org

📞VP at (323) 892-2225

Our services will resume in person on Monday, February 5, 2024.

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Important announcement by GLAD, CODIE, BGLAD, TCGLAD and OC DEAF as of February 4, 2024, about storm warning.

⛈️ WEATHER ALERT: The Southern California issued zones: Los Angeles, Orange, Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Kern County, the Inland Empire, all Southern California Mountains, the Metro High Desert are experiencing significant storm conditions from Sunday, February 4 through Tuesday, February 6. All of Los Angeles is expected to receive at least 3 to 6 inches of rain. This can cause localized flooding in fast-growing creeks and streams and possible debris flows and landslides. Stay informed using the #NotifyLA app or by visiting Disaster Emergency Preparedness on GLAD website.

To keep our staff and communities safe during this storm weather, GLAD offices will be closed on Monday, February 5. Our services are available remotely over VP or email only. No walk-ins.

More info and resources: GLADinc.org/disaster

#StormAlert #WeatherAlert #WinterStorm #StormWarning #NotifyLA #ReadyLA

The latest on the next storm ⛈️. This shaping out to be a life-threatening flooding situation especially during the Sunday through Monday time period. This is a lot of rain, with a potential for projections to go even higher. There is still time to prepare.


More info and resources: GLADinc.org/disaster


#WeatherAlert #WinterStorm #StormWarning 


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