Apr 20, 2017

California's Sierra Nevada Snowpack Is Larger Than Previous 4 Years Combined, NASA Says

Basin Creek, California
USA
by
Brian Donegan
,
The Weather Channel

The snowpack in California's Tuolumne River Basin is larger than the last four years combined.

Sugar Bowl Resort in the northern Sierra has received over 780 inches of snow this season.

Other resorts in the Sierra have also measured 700-plus inches of snow.

Squaw Valley ski resort may remain open through the summer and fall.