City Receives Weather Warning
01/06/2005


FRESNO,CA
(January 6, 2005) - The City of Fresno has received notification from State Office of Emergency Services and the National Weather Service that predicted heavy rainfall for the Valley. Predictions are calling for an excess of two inches on the Valley floor, over the course of five days. The heaviest rainfall is predicted between Thursday -Sunday. In preparation for the predicted rainfall, the City has taken steps to prepare for problems commonly associated with heavy rains. Sand bags are available at the City Corporation Yard; the contact number is 621-1496. Storm drain clogging may be reported to 621-1496.

Daniel G. Hobbs, City Manager
Contact: Ken Shockley, Public Affairs Officer: (559) 621-7777