But the water year is rapidly drawing to a close.
|The water year starts anew on May first,|
But it isn't until closer to June that the water table
starts to rebound.
May 1st marks the start of the new water year.
As monumental as that may sound ...
It's more a hydro-administrative book keeping event than an actual meteorological shift. It isn't until the end of May that we can expect the regular afternoon rains to pivot the swamp back towards its liquid saturated self.