Finallly some Snow

ppine

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The Big One has arrived after a dry year. The official snow total at Mammoth Mtn in the southern Sierra for the last couple of days is 9 feet. Around 2-3 feet at Lake Tahoe. About a foot here in the Valley at 5,000 feet. More on the way next week. Thank God. It is like money in the bank.
 

Northern Dancer

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The Big One has arrived after a dry year. The official snow total at Mammoth Mtn in the southern Sierra for the last couple of days is 9 feet. Around 2-3 feet at Lake Tahoe. About a foot here in the Valley at 5,000 feet. More on the way next week. Thank God. It is like money in the bank.
=====> Sorry to hear about the shortage of snow "Pine". if I could figure it out I would send you some of ours - we are doing okay with snow in our neck of the woods. :Smile2:
 

ppine

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We have gone from around 50% of normal snowpack to 80% in one storm. More this week.
My 4wd truck is stuck in the driveway.
 

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Last snow we had, other then a few flurries, was Christmas Day
a few days later it just melted away. I took boat out to run it, and went fishing of course.
I hope it snows some more.
 

ppine

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Rain and 5 inches of snow this morning, April 14. People think that Nevada is hot and dry. Not the northern part. We are at 5,000 feet in a valley.
It is the Sagebrush Ocean.
 

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Wow! That is truly different area then I'm used to. 70 degrees and mostly sunny here. Planing camping trip in a couple of weeks since it's warming up a little. I don't enjoy crawling out of a nice warm sleeping bag when it's below 40 degrees.
 

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...that's got to be real nice Roybrew - in this neck of the wood we are told every year not to plant the fowers until at least the 24th of May. So, while things are beginning to warm up, it's still chilly for many.
 
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