The Colby Fire Impact Area alert status has been changed to yellow. A yellow status means:
- No evacuation orders in effect.
- Rain-related parking restrictions in effect.
- Residents directed to remove vehicles, trash bins and other obstructions from streets and/or travel lanes as they will be subject to tow or removal by authorities.
- No restricted entry to impact area/potentially impacted areas.
The first storm is expected to bring local heavy rainfall today and tonight. A second storm will approach the Southland by Tuesday and bring rain, likely before 10 a.m., according to the National Weather Service.
Wednesday is expected to be wet once more, but with the chance of thunderstorms after 10 a.m.
The rains are expected to clear by Wednesday night. Forecasters predict a chance for more heavy rain for late Friday