- Jan 11, 2018
- Trip Reports
For those heading to Death Valley in the near future, there was major flash flooding this week and now there are many road closures:
source: SF Gate/NWS
In a typical March, the Furnace Creek rain gauge in Death Valley records 0.3 inches of rainfall. In a 24-hour span running from Tuesday to Wednesday, the same gauge measured 0.84 inches. In the surrounding mountains, the National Weather Service estimates 1 to 1.5 inches fell.