Sierra snowpack

Lake Tahoe
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Melissa Culross
July 15, 2019 - 8:11 am
The water level at Lake Tahoe is high this summer with the surface of the lake having risen eight feet since the beginning of 2016.
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California Department of Water Resources
KCBS Radio Morning News
June 03, 2019 - 10:10 am
The snowpack in the Sierra Nevada mountains is even deeper than the accumulation in 2017 that pulled the state out of its five-year drought. The Sierra snowpack measured more than 200% of average on May 30 after a barrage of wet storms throughout the winter and spring, according to the Department...
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Flooding in Guerneville February 28, 2019
Jeffrey Schaub/KCBS Radio
KCBS Radio Morning News
March 01, 2019 - 6:32 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) -- Floodwaters, landslides, and potholes mark the landscape as the Bay Area closes the book on a wetter-than-average February. Rainfall totals for the month show some locations tallying more than twice the month's normal precipitation. Santa Rosa picked up 16.97 inches of...
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California Department of Water Resources
Jenna Lane
January 03, 2019 - 12:59 pm
Engineers with the state Department of Water Resources announced that the depth of snow measured today during the annual survey was about 67 percent of normal.
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