March 21, 2017
Washoe Lake, just south of Reno, dried up as a result of the multi-year drought in Nevada and much of the southwestern U.S. Record precipitation over the winter of 2016-2017 filled the lake and then some. The lake is part of Washoe Lake State Park.
October, 2016. Washoe Lake completely dry. Photo © Stan White
March, 2017. Washoe Lake full and overflowing. Photo © Stan White
March 7, 2017
A different view of Upper Yosemite Fall in Yosemite National Park, CA. Photo © Stan White
February 21, 2017
Storm clouds roll over the Sierra Nevada. View of Washoe Valley from I580. Photo © Stan White