Tag Archives: Snow Survey

April Snow Surveys are Still Coming

The COVID-19 issue has sure disrupted a lot of things locally. One of those areas are the snow surveys. The State of California uses their own employees as well as federal and private to complete the surveys up and down … Continue reading

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March Snow Survey Results

The snow results are in for the March 1 survey. We are sitting at 41% of normal for the Kings River Basin. Last year around this time we were approximately 168% of normal. Maybe a “Miracle March” will happen? Time … Continue reading

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February Snow Survey Results

Snow survey results are nearing completion for the Kings River Basin. Tomorrow is the last reporting day and likely not to vary too much from what is currently being reported now. The snow pack is currently setting at 72% of … Continue reading

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The April Snow Survey Report

The important April 1 snow survey results are in…well most of the stations have reported their findings to the State of California’s CDEC. What are the results? For the Kings River watershed, the snow pack sits at 64% of normal. … Continue reading

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Snow Survey Results: Is That All?

The snow results are in for the March 1 survey. Currently the Kings River Basin only has about 16% of the normal amount of snow for March. If the mountains do not receive anymore snow for the rest of the … Continue reading

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The Last Snow Survey for 2016

April 1 is the big day in California for snow surveys, but seldom do you hear about the May 1 results. These are some of the last snow surveys until 2017 and the results are in for the Monarch Wilderness. Sadly, … Continue reading

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April Snow Survey Results

The important April 1 snow surveys are nearly complete across the State of California. In regards to the Monarch Wilderness, the Kings River is the major drainage. Currently 19 of the 22 sites have been posted showing the wilderness is at 80% … Continue reading

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Come on Snow!

Reports regarding the State snow surveys were not looking so good. Are we higher than last year at this time? Yes, but the rain/snow has been quiet and the temps have warmed up. Officials are pushing for increased conservation efforts, which … Continue reading

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