California’s Dry Winter Continues; A Drought Year Looms

California’s vital snowpack has fallen to approximately 30% of normal for this time of year, and with no real storms on the horizon, it looks to keep falling for another week.

California Snowpack Map

Statewide, we're at 30% of normal and falling (click map for latest numbers)

We may enjoy some benefit from the two prior winters (which were wetter than normal), but with California’s water supply overpromised several times over, it could be a hard year for fish and growers.