Long Beach Island, California – As the rain began to fall, many of the city’s residents headed to the beach to relax.
Some were heading out for a swim.
Others headed back to the city, with a few taking a short drive to another beach.
But by early evening, the rain was falling again, and some people had already begun to move back home.
The National Weather Service in Long Beach was calling for heavy rain and winds to fall as the storm made landfall.
The storm has already killed at least eight people.
The Long Beach Police Department is investigating a possible homicide.
It is not clear whether anyone died in the storm.
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