A grim map of california's drought - james west - the, While the country's appetite for extreme weather news was filled (to the brim) this week by the polar vortex, spare a thought for sunny california, where. Current water conditions - california department of water, Water years 2012 and 2013 were dry statewide, especially in parts of the san joaquin valley and southern california. water year 2014, which began on. Obama to see california drought conditions firsthand : npr, Snowpack in the sierra nevada mountains is less than 30 percent of what it should be, and that means farmers and ranchers will have to get by with much.
United states drought monitor > home, Note: to view regional drought conditions, click on map above. state maps can be accessed from regional maps. the data cutoff for drought monitor maps is tuesday at 7. California could experience 'historic' drought in 2014, California water authorities told al jazeera friday that barring a series of heavy storms, california faces a drought next year that would restrict residents' access. 2014 drought watch | association of california water agencies, Recent storms boosted the sierra snowpack and runoff into reservoirs, but state officials say it’s far from enough to end drought conditions in california..
California drought spurs governor to declare an emergency, Los angeles (cnn)-- california gov. jerry brown on friday declared a drought emergency for the state, saying it is facing "perhaps the worst drought that. A perspective on the california drought | watts up with that?, Guest essay by kip hansen i have one advantage over the journalists of the ny times when it comes to covering the current drought in california: memories.. California drought — weather coverage of the region's, After three consecutive years of below-normal rainfall, california faces its most severe drought emergency in decades. governor jerry brown has called for.