Matilija Lake spilled over the dam this weekend. Matilija Canyon got the heaviest rainfall in the county. (Photos by Austin Coomes)
Kit Stolz, Ojai Valley News correspondent
Last week's back-to-back storms dropped more than 7 inches of rain on Ojai. That’s more than the previous two years combined, but still leaves the area below the 50 percent mark for an average year.
And the valley is still very much in a drought, according to water experts in Ojai and Ventura County.