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Lake Oroville is 99% full. That’s why the water managers say it won’t overflow

As of Tuesday, Lake Oroville is at 99 percent capacity, with more than 3.5 million feet of water stored. According to the Department of Water Resources, Lake Oroville hasn’t been this full at this point of the year since 2012. Because more snow melts from the Sierra, more water flows into the lake than is… Read More »