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How dry I am.

Postby Rockchucker » Sat Jan 25, 2014 9:24 pm

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Today, day hike.
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Re: How dry I am.

Postby Rockchucker » Sat Jan 25, 2014 9:29 pm

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Re: How dry I am.

Postby ndwoods » Sat Jan 25, 2014 11:12 pm

Beautiful but sad....c'mon rain!
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Postby texan » Sun Jan 26, 2014 2:10 pm

Thanks for sharing the pics. I hope that high pressure ridge above Washington and BC breaks soon so we can get some storms to come in.

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How dry I am.

Postby wanderin.jack » Tue Feb 04, 2014 9:06 pm

I flew over Lake Oroville today. Kinda scary


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How dry I am.

Postby wanderin.jack » Tue Feb 04, 2014 9:08 pm

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Postby Rockchucker » Tue Feb 04, 2014 9:20 pm

Wow that is alarming, very low levels. Thanks for the picture.
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Re: How dry I am.

Postby DoyleWDonehoo » Thu Feb 06, 2014 12:15 pm

A little more encouraging today (click on pix for latest):
http://rockyags.cr.usgs.gov/dashboards/WebCam.htm?
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How dry I am.

Postby wanderin.jack » Thu Feb 06, 2014 11:51 pm

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This picture is on the cover of this weeks Ag Alert (weekly newsletter from the CA Farm Bureau)
Major reservoirs are at about 35% of the average for this time of year. As a result deliveries to state water customers has been cut to ZERO.


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Re: How dry I am.

Postby TehipiteTom » Fri Feb 07, 2014 10:11 am

Some improvement over the last couple days. Should be a big storm this weekend.
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Re: How dry I am.

Postby rileySB » Sun Feb 09, 2014 6:46 am

DoyleWDonehoo wrote:A little more encouraging today (click on pix for latest):
http://rockyags.cr.usgs.gov/dashboards/WebCam.htm?

Most of the pics show a lot of white (snow), so that is encouraging. Let's hope for a wetter spring than our winter!
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Re: How dry I am.

Postby rlown » Sun Feb 09, 2014 11:56 am

ok. this isn't funny anymore, not that it ever was. We've got 4:-8" of rain since Friday in the Sonoma county area: http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20 ... /140209571

I'm really ready for it to stop for a bit to let the ground soak it up before my pasture washes away. The french drains are working overtime. Had another 1/2" per hour in the last hour. I've been out a couple times just to clear anything that might impede its downhill journey. The Russian river went from 120 cfs to somewhere above 7300 cfs. A 6-7' rise. We do need the rain, but not like this.

I would prefer if this was directed squarely at the Sierra for some snow.
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