Atmospheric rivers have a significant impact the U.S. west coast. Snow, rain and flooding due to the weather phenomenon can cause major damage to property. McClatchy Patrick Gleason / McClatchy
Atmospheric rivers have a significant impact the U.S. west coast. Snow, rain and flooding due to the weather phenomenon can cause major damage to property. McClatchy Patrick Gleason / McClatchy

The forecast for the Valley and Sierra for coming days: Cold and wet

January 18, 2017 03:17 PM