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California Drought Crushed by Heavy Rain

Heavy rain has brought reservoir water levels to above average level conditions.  California reservoir storage has increased from 71% of average at the end of November to 110% of average this morning.  The water level of Shasta Lake, the biggest reservoir in California, has risen 4.56 FEET in the last 24 hours.  The level is now just 31.83 feet from the top of the dam.  Here’s the % of average volume for CA reservoirs this morning:  Shasta Lake 126%, Oroville (2nd biggest reservoir) 117%, Don Pedro 129%, McClure 132%, Millerton 140%, Pine Flat 101%.  The Lexington Reservoir has reached capacity…