Monday, February 9, 2009

Sierra Madre Downgrades to Green Flag Alert

The City of Sierra Madre has downgraded to a Green Flag Mud Alert for Sierra Madre residences in potential mud flow areas. The County of Los Angeles Public Works Department has removed the Phase 1 Mudflow Forecast from the Santa Anita Fire burn area. National Weather Services is posting a 30% chance of rain or snow through this evening and residents are encouraged remain diligent.

City officials and staff would like to thank the residents for their continued preparations, hard work, and cooperation during the past few days.

Additional information including preparation information and links to County Mudflow forecasts and National Weather Services forecasts can be found on the City’s website,