Higher-Than-Normal April Temperatures Melted Much Of Mountain SnowpackTemperatures were 20 percent above normal during April
Winter Snowpack At Only 22 Percent Of Normal On April 1Washington's winter snowpack set a new record low for the month of April, setting the stage for low water supplies and perhaps more devastating wildfires later this year.
Warm February Takes Toll On Mountain Snowpack In WestWarm temperatures and a lack of snowfall in February have taken a toll on winter snowpack in the Cascade Mountains and other areas in the West, the U.S. Natural Resources Conservation Service said Wednesday.
WA Snowpack 137 Percent of Average Plenty of snow in the mountains means it should be a good year for the water supply in Washington.

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