Frank Gehrke, chief of the California Cooperative Snow Surveys Program for the Department of Water Resources, records the results of the third snow survey of the season held Tuesday near Echo Summit. Gehrke said the snow was 6.7 inches at the survey spot, with a water equivalent of 0.9 inches. On Jan. 29, the water equivalent at the same spot was 2.3 inches, he said.
Frank Gehrke, chief of the California Cooperative Snow Surveys Program for the Department of Water Resources, records the results of the third snow survey of the season held Tuesday near Echo Summit. Gehrke said the snow was 6.7 inches at the survey spot, with a water equivalent of 0.9 inches. On Jan. 29, the water equivalent at the same spot was 2.3 inches, he said. Rich Pedroncelli The Associated Press
Frank Gehrke, chief of the California Cooperative Snow Surveys Program for the Department of Water Resources, records the results of the third snow survey of the season held Tuesday near Echo Summit. Gehrke said the snow was 6.7 inches at the survey spot, with a water equivalent of 0.9 inches. On Jan. 29, the water equivalent at the same spot was 2.3 inches, he said. Rich Pedroncelli The Associated Press

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