This year’s wildfire season has been on of the most challenging in California’s history. But last year’s above-average rainfall could make it even more difficult, writes PG&E meteorologist John Lindsey.
Not so long ago, California was in the middle of a deep drought but in June its snow water equivalent rose to a heaping 170 percent of normal. NASA shows in its latest video that satellites were capturing that change.
NASA Earth Observatory
California's rise from the drought as told through satellite images
Atascadero Lake spills over for first time in 7 years
How to tell an invasive swamp rodent from other California critters
Timelapse: See nature unveil a dusting of snow on Yosemite's Half Dome