Tag Archive: hydrology

Dec 08 2014

Water Supply Index (WSI) forecast for December 1, 2014

From the Department of Water Resources: Welcome to the 2015 Water Year season of water supply forecasting!  The first water supply forecast has been completed. Forecast Summary: A Water Year 2015 Water Supply Index (WSI) forecast for conditions as of December 1, 2014 is posted at http://cdec.water.ca.gov/cgi-progs/iodir/WSI.2015. The accretions forecast will be sent at a …

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Aug 04 2014

Reservoir and water conditions for August 4, 2014

Here are the latest reservoir and water conditions: 1,388 total views, no views today

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Jul 28 2014

Reservoir and water conditions for July 28, 2014

Here are the latest reservoir and water conditions: 505 total views, no views today

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Jul 21 2014

Reservoir and water conditions for July 21, 2014

Here are the latest reservoir and water conditions: 655 total views, 1 views today

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Jul 21 2014

California Weather Blog: An overview of California’s ongoing and extraordinary drought: a tale of exceptional dryness and record warmth

From the California Weather Blog: “Droughts historically have a way of sneaking up on California, and the extraordinary 2012-2014 drought has been no exception. Year-to-year and even season-to-season rainfall variability is quite high in this part of the world, which means that it’s nearly impossible to know whether a single dry year (or season) portends …

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Jul 20 2014

California Weather Blog: Update on the North American Monsoon and active California summer weather

From the California Weather Blog: “An active monsoonal pattern over the past 1-2 weeks has brought some active summer weather to California’s mountain and desert regions. Strong (to even severe)  thunderstorms have occurred nearly daily over parts of the California interior, bringing locally intense downpours and resulting in some minor flash flooding in a few highly …

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Jul 14 2014

Reservoir and water conditions for July 14, 2014

Here are the latest reservoir and water conditions … but first, a note to readers:  I received an email last week from a reader who is has difficulties with viewing the graphs. I am wondering if there are others experiencing any problems. There have been some recent software updates, including some that were installed over …

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Jul 07 2014

Reservoir and water conditions for July 7, 2014

Here are the latest reservoir and water conditions: 912 total views, 1 views today

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Jul 07 2014

California Weather Blog: Hot, dry summer continues in California; severe fire season looms; El Niño update

From the California Weather Blog: “In many ways, the weather over the past few weeks has been pretty typical of early summer in California. It’s been hot in the inland valleys, and not so hot near the coast, with a sharp gradient in between. Conditions have been largely dry, though an increasingly moist monsoonal flow …

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Jun 30 2014

Reservoir and water conditions for June 30, 2014

Here are the latest reservoir and water conditions: 725 total views, no views today

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Jun 23 2014

Reservoir and water conditions for June 23, 2014

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Jun 23 2014

California Weather Blog: California’s record-warmest year worsens exceptional drought; El Niño continues to develop in Pacific

From the California Weather Blog: Summary of recent weather conditions “The past couple of weeks have been warm and dry across nearly the entire state.  While no widespread major heat waves occurred, certain regions (particularly in the Sacramento Valley) did set new daily record highs on a couple of occasions since my last post, and …

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Jun 16 2014

Reservoir and water conditions for June 16, 2014

Here are the latest reservoir and water conditions … Note: Individual storage graphs now available and included. 659 total views, no views today

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Jan 05 2014

First snow survey of 2014 shows dry conditions; California braces for possible third dry year

From the Department of Water Resources: SACRAMENTO –  As California’s dry weather pushes into the new year, the Department of Water Resources (DWR) today announced that its first snow survey of the winter found more bare ground than snow. Manual and electronic readings record the snowpack’s statewide water content at about 20 percent of average …

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Jan 05 2014

Secretary Laird, the State Water Contractors, and the Sacramento Regional Water Authority respond to bleak snow survey

Secretary John Laird issued the following statement: “California has just ended one of the driest years in recorded history in many areas. Today’s snowpack measurement was an abysmal 20 percent of normal. This is a clear call for all of us to cut back on the amount of water we use watering lawns and landscaping. …

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