A below-average snowpack and rainfall is contributing to a conservative initial water allocation announcement by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. Earlier this year, state officials conducted the year's first snow survey at Pillips Station on January 3, 2018. It measured 1.3 average inches of snow with 0.4” of water content at the site.
A below-average snowpack and rainfall is contributing to a conservative initial water allocation announcement by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. Earlier this year, state officials conducted the year's first snow survey at Pillips Station on January 3, 2018. It measured 1.3 average inches of snow with 0.4” of water content at the site. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee file
A below-average snowpack and rainfall is contributing to a conservative initial water allocation announcement by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. Earlier this year, state officials conducted the year's first snow survey at Pillips Station on January 3, 2018. It measured 1.3 average inches of snow with 0.4” of water content at the site. Randall Benton Sacramento Bee file

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