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03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Rain Outlook Worsens, With Forecasters Calling For Back-To-Back Storms In L.A.

Two storms are heading for the Southland.

The first will be cold -- and might drop snow and ice in areas that don't normally see them. The second will be warm -- and could pack a heavy dose of rain, which is bad news for foothill communities in the areas burned by the Station fire, because rain could cause disastrous mudslides.

"This isn't how it usually is," said Ryan Kittell, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service's Oxnard office. "These storms are pretty close together in time, but they are really different types of storms with different types of concerns."

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