Oakland crews prepare for upcoming storm

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- In the East Bay, especially in the hills, people are worried about what the combination of wind and rain can do to weakened trees and hillsides after four years of drought.

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Watch the video player above to find out how some residents and crews are preparing for the storm.




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