Last California Snow Survey Reveals More Bleak Water News For The StateThe final survey for 2014 found more bare ground than snow in the Sierra Nevada, and the snowpack at a mere 18 percent of average.
Below Average Sierra Snowpack, Low Levels In Reservoirs Prompt Calls For Water ConservationSurvey finds snow levels in the Sierra-Nevada Mountains and reservoirs statewide well below normal. State water officials are pushing for conservation.
Survey Finds Sierra Snowpack Well Above AverageThe first snow survey of the year took place Wednesday morning at four locations near Echo Summit in the Sierra Nevada mountain range and indicates that the state’s snowpack is wetter than average.
Storms Boost Sierra Snowpack; Conditions Still DryState water managers say a recent spate of storms has brought California’s water supply up to more than half of normal levels, but that is still not enough rain to change dry conditions in Southern California.
Sierra Nevada Snowpack Still Below Average After Recent StormsState water officials say recent storms have not made up for this year’s dry winter, leaving California’s snowpack at below average levels.
Dry Start To Winter Leaves Sierra Without SnowThe state Department of Water Resources conducted its first snow survey of the season Tuesday but found little snow to measure.
Formidable Snow Pack Means Good News For FarmersThis year’s formidable Sierra snowpack has brought good news to California farmers and cities that have endured years of drought.