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Highway 101 reopens in both directions after storm

Posted at 8:35 PM, Feb 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-03 00:07:50-05

Highway 101 has reopened on Saturday night, according to Santa Barbara CHP.

The storm produced runoff from Romero and San Ysidro Creek, forcing officials to close Highway 101 and backing up traffic for hours. Caltrans reopened the southbound at 4 p.m.

Read more: Santa Barbara officials extend evacuation orders, avoids disaster from ‘most intense storm’ of the season