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Gov. Schwarzenegger declares emergencies

January 5, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
Gov. Schwarzenegger declared a state of emergency Saturday in three counties due to extreme winds and heavy rain.Schwarzenegger proclaimed a state of emergency for Glenn, Kings, and Sacramento Counties.

The governor's emergency proclamation allows state emergency services to deploy additional personnel, equipment, and facilities to deal with the winter weather.

More counties are expected to declare local emergencies as the storms continue through the weekend.