February looked good, with 98% normal snowpack and the reservoirs nearly full. Then came March and April, together the driest since 1921.
"I have not seen a more serious water situation in my career, and I've been doing this 30 years," said Timothy Quinn, executive director of the Assn. of California Water Agencies.
Uh-oh. What are we going to water our lawns with?
From the LA Times.