Landslides, flooding: Photos show aftermath of 'bomb cyclone' after it slams West Coast

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Parts of the West Coast were hit by record-breaking rain and strong winds over the weekend as a"bomb cyclone"-fueled storm tore across Northern California, Oregon and Washington.

The storm, driven by a rapid drop in atmospheric pressure, caused flooding and mudslides near the Caldor Fire's burn scar.

More than 100,000 homes and businesses were without power in California Sunday. State Route 70 remains closed after a mudslide blocked the road.

In Washington, where over 170,000 were without power, two people were killed when a tree fell on their vehicle.

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The storm has already swept across the nation, with New York City preparing for up to five inches of rain Tuesday. States of emergency were declared in New York and New Jersey Monday.

From road-closing mudslides to flooded streets, here's a look at the aftermath of the storm on the West Coast:

Caltrans maintenance supervisor Matt Martin walks by a landslide covering Highway 70 in the Dixie Fire zone on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, in Plumas County, Calif. Heavy rains blanketing Northern California created slide and flood hazards in land scorched during last summer's wildfires.
Caltrans maintenance supervisor Matt Martin walks by a landslide covering Highway 70 in the Dixie Fire zone on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, in Plumas County, Calif. Heavy rains blanketing Northern California created slide and flood hazards in land scorched during last summer's wildfires.
Rocks and vegetation cover Highway 70 following a landslide in the Dixie Fire zone on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, in Plumas County, Calif. Heavy rains blanketing Northern California created slide and flood hazards in land scorched during last summer's wildfires.
Rocks and vegetation cover Highway 70 following a landslide in the Dixie Fire zone on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, in Plumas County, Calif. Heavy rains blanketing Northern California created slide and flood hazards in land scorched during last summer's wildfires.
Rocks and vegetation cover Highway 70 following a landslide in the Dixie Fire zone on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, in Plumas County, Calif. Heavy rains blanketing Northern California created slide and flood hazards in land scorched during last summer's wildfires.
Rocks and vegetation cover Highway 70 following a landslide in the Dixie Fire zone on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, in Plumas County, Calif. Heavy rains blanketing Northern California created slide and flood hazards in land scorched during last summer's wildfires.
Water from heavy rains floods a farm near in Prunedale, Calif., Oct. 25, 2021.
Water from heavy rains floods a farm near in Prunedale, Calif., Oct. 25, 2021.
A pedestrian walks on a flooded street on Oct. 24, 2021 in Kentfield, Calif. A Category 5 atmospheric river is bringing heavy precipitation, high winds and power outages to the San Francisco Bay Area. The storm is expected to bring anywhere between 2 to 5 inches of rain to many parts of the area.
A pedestrian walks on a flooded street on Oct. 24, 2021 in Kentfield, Calif. A Category 5 atmospheric river is bringing heavy precipitation, high winds and power outages to the San Francisco Bay Area. The storm is expected to bring anywhere between 2 to 5 inches of rain to many parts of the area.
Cars try to navigate a flooded street on Oct. 24, 2021 in San Rafael, Calif. A Category 5 atmospheric river is bringing heavy precipitation, high winds and power outages to the San Francisco Bay Area. The storm is expected to bring anywhere between 2 to 5 inches of rain to many parts of the area.
Cars try to navigate a flooded street on Oct. 24, 2021 in San Rafael, Calif. A Category 5 atmospheric river is bringing heavy precipitation, high winds and power outages to the San Francisco Bay Area. The storm is expected to bring anywhere between 2 to 5 inches of rain to many parts of the area.
Cars drive through flooded a section of Highway 101 on Oct. 24, 2021 in Corte Madera, Calif. A category 5 atmospheric river is bringing heavy precipitation, high winds and power outages to the San Francisco Bay Area. The storm is expected to bring anywhere between 2 to 5 inches of rain to many parts of the area.
Cars drive through flooded a section of Highway 101 on Oct. 24, 2021 in Corte Madera, Calif. A category 5 atmospheric river is bringing heavy precipitation, high winds and power outages to the San Francisco Bay Area. The storm is expected to bring anywhere between 2 to 5 inches of rain to many parts of the area.
Floodwaters from Lake Madrone flow past a house on Oro Quincy Highway on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, in Butte County, Calif.
Floodwaters from Lake Madrone flow past a house on Oro Quincy Highway on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, in Butte County, Calif.
A motorist surveys floodwaters from Lake Madrone crossing Oro Quincy Highway on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, in Butte County, Calif. The area burned in 2020's North Complex Fire.
A motorist surveys floodwaters from Lake Madrone crossing Oro Quincy Highway on Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, in Butte County, Calif. The area burned in 2020's North Complex Fire.
Anthony Flores, with the City of Clovis, works to clear a storm drain on Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, in Clovis, Calif. A massive storm barreled toward Southern California on Monday after flooding highways, toppling trees, cutting power to about 380,000 utility customers and causing rock slides and mud flows in areas burned bare by wildfires across the northern half of the state.
Anthony Flores, with the City of Clovis, works to clear a storm drain on Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, in Clovis, Calif. A massive storm barreled toward Southern California on Monday after flooding highways, toppling trees, cutting power to about 380,000 utility customers and causing rock slides and mud flows in areas burned bare by wildfires across the northern half of the state.

This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: Photos show flooding after California 'bomb cyclone,' as it heads east

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