A driver maneuvers cautiously on Morro Street during one of the torrential downpours that caused flooding and power outages throughout San Luis Obispo County in December 1982.
A driver maneuvers cautiously on Morro Street during one of the torrential downpours that caused flooding and power outages throughout San Luis Obispo County in December 1982. David Middlecamp dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com
A driver maneuvers cautiously on Morro Street during one of the torrential downpours that caused flooding and power outages throughout San Luis Obispo County in December 1982. David Middlecamp dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com

1982’s downpour stranded travelers, left San Luis Obispo in darkness

October 14, 2016 2:41 PM

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David Middlecamp

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Photographer David Middlecamp has been delving into The Tribune's archives to share historical photos and articles about the Central Coast with readers since 2007. Reach him at dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com .