9 wild images of the massive storms pummeling LA

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Welp, they’re here, the back-to-back storms that weather forecasters had predicted could dump up to one inch of rain per hour on Los Angeles. Some neighborhoods might even see a month’s worth of rain in one day.

As of 4 p.m., the storms had already dumped a ton of the rain in the Valley, with a whopping 4.02 inches of rain in Canoga Park, 3.46 inches to Agoura Hills, and 2.57 inches to Northridge. The Getty Center saw 1.29 inches, and the Hollywood Reservoir’s gotten 1.22 inches.

The rain was previously expected to let up around this evening, but the storms rolled in later than anticipated. What began this morning as a light rain has become significantly more intense as the day’s worn on, causing trees to fall, streets to flood, cars to become marooned in instant lakes across the city.

Here are some of the most dramatic images showing how the storms are playing out across LA.

#LArain This poor soul thought his car was a boat. NB 5 at Lankershim. I hope he can swim. @ABC7@KNX1070@NBCLA@CBSLA@KTLAnewsdeskpic.twitter.com/HWBSd7mshb

— Luevano (@Luevano1) February 17, 2017

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Near Burbank Airport #LARainpic.twitter.com/I0uxqkSAtK

— Mark S (@MStuen) February 17, 2017

“Only those mobile enough to scavenge, brutal enough to pillage, would survive.” #LARainpic.twitter.com/6EVOQnKzVS

— Patton Oswalt (@pattonoswalt) February 17, 2017

Wow! Afternoon conditions at the PCH underpass to Zuma Beach. Big thanks to our crews for their hard work in #LARain. Stay safe! @LACOOEMpic.twitter.com/9OqnSOzTNV

— LA Beaches & Harbors (@lacdbh) February 17, 2017

The @LongBeachPost office door just flew open and this happened #StormWatchLB#LARain#CAstormpic.twitter.com/jlHZptEuZ1

— Stephanie Rivera (@Steph_LBPost) February 17, 2017

LIVE CAM – Universal City, CA

A swollen LA River outside @NBCLA studios #LARain#cashttps://t.co/3Wvy0x18jnpic.twitter.com/DPxbcraYNr

— Weather Webcam (@ActiveWxCams) February 17, 2017

Flash Flood Watches for all of So Cal tonight. Heaviest Rain now moving through Los Angeles Co. #LAWeatherpic.twitter.com/NwxU2KSACB

— FOX 11 Los Angeles (@FOXLA) February 17, 2017

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