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By CBSLA Staff
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — California Governor Gavin Newsom has issued a state of emergency for both Los Angeles County and Orange County in response to the winter storms that have affected California over recent weeks. The storms have caused destruction, flooding and a countless number of road closures across the state, prompting emergency responses from cleanup crews and recover efforts.
The statement, which can be viewed in its entirety here, issued an official State of Emergency for several California counties, including: Alameda, Amador, Calaveras, El Dorado, Humboldt, Lake, Los Angeles, Marin, Monterey, Napa, Nevada, Orange, Placer, Sacramento, San Bernardino, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo, Santa Cruz, Sierra, and Yuba Counties.