Late fall and winter is “normally” our wet season when rain and snow deposits fill our reservoirs for future use.
In the California coastal areas, the landscape is normally quite verdant at this time of the year as shown in the first two photos in the collage.
The last two photos are the best evidence of the present situation…Drought
(Click on any photo to open the collage to see full sized photos)
READER NOTE: For a related “Water” post—related only in that it includes “Water” in the title—check out They’re Flipping Out on Water Street!