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California Needs Snow to Start Falling Now for Drought Relief

  • Snow in the high mountain peaks will help refill reservoirs
  • Warm conditions could sap El Nino's drought-relief potential

The drought relief for California widely expected from El Nino in early 2016 will be far more effective if a chill descends soon -- ideally with a bit of snow.

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