Tuesday, February 21, 2017

They call it an atmospheric river because it really is

Otherwise known at the Pineapple Express.  Starts in Hawaii and ends in California

Shocking statistic:  In northern Nevada, Mount Rose has been buried under 500 inches of snow this winter. The Mount Rose Highway between Reno and Lake Tahoe has been closed by an avalanche that dropped 20 feet of snow on the road.

1 comment:

  1. As of today My Rose has received 53 feet...636 inches...Of snow. And there are places in the Carson Iceberg Wilderness and the Desolation Wilderness that have received over 100 feet so far. Reno has just under 9 inches of precipitation since Jan 1.....A normal full year is 7.5 inches.