Snowpack is a crucial component of California’s water supply.  While heavy winter or spring rains can bring replenishment to streams, rivers, and reservoirs snowpack levels also have a significant impact on water storage and supply.  In spring months, long after rains have ceased, warm weather melts snowpack, replenishing reservoirs and rivers.

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Snowpack levels are at the highest the state has seen in years. This healthy snowpack will be an important source of water through the drier summer months.