Dealing with the new California drought

Until the arrival of a winter storm recently, it had been almost a year since Los Angeles residents felt any real rain, leaving the city at 9 percent of normal precipitation.

The snow pack, especially in the southern Sierra Nevada mountains, remains critically low.

Meteorologists point to a strengthening La Nina weather pattern in the Pacific, which typically brings drier weather.

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