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January 11, 2018
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Early estimates suggest precipitation in the past 7 days was up to 400% of normal in parts of southern California. In hilly terrain scorched by wildfires in December 2017, the heavy January rains led to deadly mudslides. 

January 11, 2018

La Nina conditions appear to have peaked in strength and will likely last through the upcoming winter.

January 8, 2018

Counting the California wildfires as a single event, the U.S. experienced 16 weather or climate disasters costing at least $1 billion dollars, tying the year with 2011. Total estimated cost was a record-setting $306.2 billion.

January 5, 2018
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Drought has deepened over the southwestern United States which has delayed the arrival of snow and start of winter for parts of Arizona.