Water fills the San Joaquin River near the Mendota Pool after recent storms brought a deluge of water and snow to Central California, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017. A levee near Tranquillity, where the San Joaquin and Kings rivers merge, is being threatened.
Water fills the San Joaquin River near the Mendota Pool after recent storms brought a deluge of water and snow to Central California, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017. A levee near Tranquillity, where the San Joaquin and Kings rivers merge, is being threatened. CRAIG KOHLRUSS ckohlruss@fresnobee.com
Water fills the San Joaquin River near the Mendota Pool after recent storms brought a deluge of water and snow to Central California, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017. A levee near Tranquillity, where the San Joaquin and Kings rivers merge, is being threatened. CRAIG KOHLRUSS ckohlruss@fresnobee.com

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