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Downtown L.A.'s five-year rain total is lowest ever recorded

Published: 
Fri, 07/15/2016 (All day)

Los Angeles has chalked up yet another dreary milestone in its growing almanac of drought.

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Was March the Rainfall Miracle We’d Hoped For?

Published: 
Thu, 03/31/2016 (All day)
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Yes, the Bay Area got a lot of rain this winter. But was it enough to end the drought?

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Last Month Was The Hottest May In Recorded History

Published: 
Wed, 06/25/2014 - 10:01am
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This past May was a scorcher. According to a new report, it was the hottest May in recorded history.

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Drought covers 100% of California for first time in 15 years

Published: 
Fri, 04/25/2014 - 1:34pm
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Water

A prolonged period of below-average rainfall has put the entire state of California under some level of drought, ranging in severity from moderate to exceptional, for the first time in 15 years.

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California Has Driest Year Ever -- And It May Get Worse

Published: 
Thu, 01/16/2014 - 8:23pm
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Water

The shore of California’s Lake Oroville hasn’t looked this way in modern history. Cracked dry mud shatters the canyon floor, and buoys rest 10 feet up the side of a shale hill.