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Washington's Snowpack Crowned Best in the West

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YAKIMA, Wash.--Washington's mountain snowpack is the best in the west.

Currently, the state's snowpack is at 112 percent of normal, much higher than the other western states, where the average remains around 75 percent of normal.

Snowpack measurement is important to farmers, fishers and other land managers who use the water from snowpack for the rest of the year.

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