SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) — The recent rainfall toppled trees and damaged cars across the county.
The first step is the clean up, but then comes the claims process with insurance companies.
"With something like this, as of now we've seen hundreds of claims," said Kristin Francy of State Farm Insurance.
And that's on top of the spike in claims filed from last month's storm.
"One of the main things we try to remind people, when they're going through these claims processes, is to make sure you document everything," Francy said. "Take pictures, so if for any reason an adjustor isn't able to be right there immediately, we're able to see everything that's happened."
It's also a good time to check over your existing policies.
Standard homeowners insurance doesn't cover flooding.
The Insurance Information Institute estimates a quarter of all flood claims come from outside designated zones.
"Know that there are agents you can call if you have questions when you have a claim," Francy said. "Or if there's coverage - trees calling, debris flying, floods that you have someone to go to."
Governor Jerry Brown didn't issue a state of emergency proclamation for the recent storms, but he did during past storms - Urging Caltrans to seek federal help in repairing locally damaged infrastructure.
On Tuesday, President Trump approved declaring much of Northern California a federal disaster area.
It provides federal funding for repairs there, but also allows California to use money for "hazard mitigation" statewide once estimates come in.
"I have already put FEMA and the Federal Highway Administration on notice, that as soon as that [estimate] arrives, that they put the pedal to the metal," said Congresswoman Anna Eshoo.
According to Scripps Ranch residents, for weeks they've been waking up to deep scrapes and scratches that someone keyed in their vehicles, and on Sunday an arrest was made in connection with the incidents.
One person was killed and several others seriously injured in a head-on crash Sunday in Scripps Ranch.
A 71-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of stabbing her 31-year-old son at least four times with a kitchen knife, when an argument at their San Diego home Sunday escalated into a fight.
The San Diego Gulls will seek their team-record ninth consecutive victory Sunday when they face their rival, the Ontario Reign, at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario.
Some public facilities will be closed Monday in observance of Presidents Day and the Metropolitan Transit System will offer reduced service.
Just the thought of free agent first baseman Eric Hosmer joining the downtrodden, youthful San Diego Padres sent a morning jolt through the spring training clubhouse.
Cold weather, light rain, mountain snow and gusty winds are all in the cards for San Diego County, forecasters said Sunday.