PHOTOS: Heavy Snowpack Brings Gushing Waterfalls at Yosemite National Park

Waterfalls in Yosemite National Park will likely reach peak flows through May. Thunderstorms, showers and intense periods of rain on top of snow have unleashed snowmelt in Yosemite Valley. "With about 90 percent of average snowpack, Yosemite Falls is going strong this spring," the park boasted on Facebook.

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Ariel Nava
Waterfalls are gushing at full peak in National Park. April 13, 2016
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Yosemite Falls gushing with about 90 percent average snowpack, April 10, 2016.
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Ariel Nava
Thunderstorms, showers and intense periods of rain on top of snow have unleashed snowmelt in Yosemite Valley, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.
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Ariel Nava
Waterfalls are gushing at full peak in Yosemite National Park, April 13, 2016.
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Joni Villanueva
Waterfalls in Yosemite National Park will likely reach peak flows between April and May. This photo is from April 13, 2016.
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A waterfall runs down Glacier Point Apron at Yosemite Valley, April 2016.
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Outdoor lovers from 28 states met at Yosemite National Park, and posed in front of a waterfall during a training led by Oakland-based Outdoor Afro, April 9-10 2016.
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Ariel Nava
Yosemite National Park.
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