A wave of
brought heavy winds and rainfall to the Bay Area, causing flood damage and power outages. Data shows that San Franciscans are also dealing with a huge spike in fallen trees as a result of recent inclement weather.
from the atmospheric river storm last Wednesday downed numerous trees,
disrupting traffic and disabling electrical lines
. A total of 289 reports were made to 311 about fallen trees in the first seven days of 2023, city data shows. In comparison, there were only 27 fallen tree reports made in the entire month of January in 2022.