Story highlights Water levels are rising at California reservoirs after stormsState has faced years of drought. (CNN) Parts of California are reeling from winter storms that have triggered flooding, avalanches and forced dozens of people from their homes, but the heavy rain and snow could help ease the drought that has gripped the state. The storms have dumped more than 7 inches of rain since Monday and the National Weather Service says 6-12 feet of snow have fallen in the Sierra Nevada. How about these 7 day Sierra #snow totals? ❄️ 6-12 FEET!
January 11, 2017 22:08 UTC