Storm brings record rainfall, gusts up to 199 mph and flooding to Northern California

MODESTO, Calif. — Northern California was battered by another atmospheric river that produced record rainfall and wind gusts that reached 199 mph. The dramatic gusts were recorded high in the Sierra Nevada, where Alpine Meadows had the 199-mph gust, according to the National Weather Service. Biggs recorded 184 mph. Several areas set new rainfall records for…