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The dangerously low snowpack in the Sierra has taken a turn for the better when the state Department of Water Resources reported Monday that snowpack was between 145% and 161% of normal across the range and more snow was expected.
At Donner Pass in the Sierra, officials from UC Berkeley’s Central Sierra Snow Laboratory on Monday said the recent snowfall broke the snowiest December record of 179 inches set in 1970. The record now stands at 193.7 inches and more snow is expected.
Northstar California Resort in Truckee closed its mountain operations Monday amid snowstorm conditions. According to the resort’s Facebook post, the ski area has received more than 6 feet of snow in the past 48 hours.
https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2021-12-27/photos-record-snowfall-blankets-sierra-nevada-mountains Photos: Record snowfall covers the Sierra Nevada