By Brett Rathbun – AccuWeather
The flood risk will increase this week from northern California to western Washington as storms continue to hit the area.
Rainfall amounts of 4 to 8 inches are expected to fall from western Washington into northern California this week. The heaviest rain will focus on southwestern Oregon and far northern California where some areas could receive another 10 inches of rain.
“A series of storms will continue to roll into the western United States this week,” AccuWeather Senior Meteorologist Matt Rinde said.