West Coast Gets Wet

Heavy rains hit Southern California, increasing fear of mudslides.

File - In this Oct. 2, 2009, file photo, a dead almond crop is seen in California's Westland Water District in Fresno, Calif. (AP Photo/Russel A. Daniels, File)

NASA turns research to California drought

NASA scientists have begun deploying satellites and other advanced technology to help California water officials assess the state’s record d…