LOS ANGELES, Calif. (FOX 11) - The National Weather Service issued a Flood Advisory on Monday for parts of Los Angeles County until 5:45 p.m.
"The storms over LA County are producing significant lightning and heavy downpours," the NWS tweeted.
The heavy rainfall is expected to impact on roadways during the afternoon commute, including the 210 Freeway and Interstate 5.
The storms over LA County are producing significant lightning and heavy downpours. Flood Advisory issued through 6 PM for heavy rain, and ponding water on roadways. 210 Freeway and I-5 will be affected! #CAwx #LArain pic.twitter.com/02V9b9wIXp— NWS Los Angeles (@NWSLosAngeles) May 6, 2019
Locations that will experience flooding include Pasadena, Mount Wilson, Universal City, Burbank, Glendora, Altadena, Glendale, Sunland, La Canada area, and Eagle Rock, according to the National Weather Service.
The NWS advises that when encountering flooded roads, turn around immediately. Most flood deaths happen in vehicles.