Beyond Oroville: Our Concerns Continue

The rain is here. Two storms — one now, the second during the weekend. A third stronger, wetter, warmer onslaught expected to hit Northern Cal Monday night and into Tuesday. How will the fragile Oroville Dam perform during these several days of wet weather? And looking ahead, will that bounty of Sierra snowpack cause issues this spring?

Once again, team coverage of these important issues.

Will Oroville hold?

For nearly a decade, inspectors never looked at Oroville’s hillside erosion. That oversight nearly led to a disaster.

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