It's hard to predict weather in Niño/Niña winters. Cascade snowpack is roughly normal this year (which is low for a La Nina year in which we expect it to be above normal)*. But snow in California has been very high.
This pattern will reverse at the end of the week, and we'll go back to more wet weather.
And News Flash, the food on airplanes is bad!
* This sentence was copied verbatim from Cliff Mass Weather Blog, due to its extreme awesomeness.