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  1. Worst Storm in Years Pounds West Coast

    Water, water, everywhere, and still dying from drought. The strongest winter storm in five years pummeled Northern California, cutting power to more than 150,000 Bay Area residents, flooding streets and canceling hundreds of flights at SFO. The “Pineapple Express” from Hawaii is expected to dump a couple feet of snow on the Sierras and intense rain throughout the Golden State. While any precipitation is welcome, many more storms are needed to counter the state’s extreme drought.

    USA Today, SFGate

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