Water Levels

Drone Video Offers New Look At Drought Conditions At NorCal ReservoirsCalifornia’s drought conditions, which have been well-documented in photos, are getting another look with the release of drone video.
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.
Storm Has No Effect On Reservoir Levels, California DroughtDespite clouds, rain, slick roads, and snow down to lake level in Tahoe, the precipitation on Tuesday and Wednesday had little or no effect on reservoirs, with Folsom Lake reporting higher water levels before the storms than after.
Santa Clara County Residents Avoid Mandatory Water ConservationWater officials in Santa Clara County are still advising residents to conserve, but are not making it mandatory this year.
Even Heavy Rain Won’t Boost South Bay Water LevelsEven though Silicon Valley is expected to get some heavy rainfall this week along with the rest of the Bay Area, it isn't expected to change the overall water picture in the dry valley.
Swimmers Ask ‘Where’s The Beach?’ As Tahoe Water Level Near Record HighThe water level in Lake Tahoe is the highest it's been in years. While this summer had many folks at Lake Tahoe searching for a dry beach to lay down a towel, this is great news for downstream water users in the coming year.