In this presentation Jayme Laber gives us the overview of the current state of affairs with regards to the driest period in California in recorded history. Here, he discusses both historic patterns, current conditions of water resources, data products from the National Weather Service, and forecasts for coming months.
This is an update of the state of the historic California drought was recorded on February 18, 2014. This is a 20 minute excerpt of the full seminar (which can be viewed/downloaded at my iTunesU site: itunes.apple.com/us/itunes-u/esrm-lecture-series/id415881339?mt=10) by the National Weather Service's Jayme Laber. This presentation was given at California State University Channel Islands as part of the Environmental Science and Resource Management Program's Spring Seminar Series.