Water Years Compared

What is a water year?  Well it is a year defined more in terms of hydrology.  It begins October 1st, and ends Sep 30th.  It is associated with the natural progression of the hydrologic seasons.  It starts with the start of soil moisture recharge, includes the season of maximum runoff, and ends with the season of maximum evapotranspiration.  Having said that, so far this year is the 3rd driest Water Year.

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Sarah

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