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Super-soaker: Atmospheric River taking aim on beleaguered #OrovilleDam | It’s Happened Before

We’ve already had two big events like this so far this year, now forecasts show a clear pattern of a heavily moisture laden “atmospheric river” taking aim directly onto the Orovil… Source: Super-soaker: Atmospheric River taking aim on beleaguered #OrovilleDam … Continue reading

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Jerry Brown Asks Donald Trump For California Storm Disaster Declaration | CA Will Never Exit the US

Jerry Brown Asks Donald Trump For California Storm Disaster Declaration | The Huffington Post Nasty for the people living near the dam. Good news, the drought is over.

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Satellite Reveals End of “Unending” N. California Drought – Climate Doom Averted Again

Satellite Reveals End of “Unending” N. California Drought “With more rain and snow on the way, the supposed “unending drought” that the New York Times reported on last year has, in a matter of weeks, ended — at least in Northern California. Yesterday’s color … Continue reading

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2016 three years of record warmth – El Nino 

Source: 2016 marks three consecutive years of record warmth for the globe | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Credit to NOAA for acknowledging that the .07 warming was in large part due to El Nino. The last spike in 1998 … Continue reading

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4 quakes shake Italy, isolating towns blanketed under snow – seattlepi.com

“Four strong earthquakes on Wednesday shook the same region of central Italy that suffered deadly temblors last year, sending quake-rattled residents into panic and further isolating towns that have been buried under more than a meter (3 feet) of snow … Continue reading

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Snow, Snow and More Snow

Source: Maggie’s Farm “6-day total snowfall totals for Kirkwood and  Heavenly Valley ski areas were 128 and 134 inches respectively, 182 and 204 month-to-date.  ” Doesn’t look safe to me.

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Storms are making a dent in California’s drought

 “A lull in a series of powerful winter storms gave Northern California a chance Monday to clean up from widespread flooding while also assessing how all that moisture is altering the state’s once-grim drought picture.” Source: Storms are making a dent … Continue reading

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