NOAA Seasonal Drought Outlook – May, June, July

🕔Apr 18, 2019Drought coverage continues to decrease across the Lower 48 states, after a relatively wet winter for many areas. CPC’s monthly and seasonal precipitation outlooks, valid for May and May-Jun-Jul (MJJ) […]

NOAA Monthly Drought Outlook – April

🕔Apr 4, 2019Above-average precipitation during March continued to result in a large decrease in drought coverage and intensity across the Great Basin and central to southern Rockies. According to the U.S. Drought […]

NOAA Seasonal Drought Outlook – April, May, June

🕔Mar 22, 2019Drought coverage continued to decrease across the West through mid-March as frequent precipitation with high-elevation snow fell from California east to the central and southern Rockies. California became drought-free for […]

NOAA Monthly Drought Outlook – March

🕔Mar 1, 2019Widespread rain and mountain snowfall from a series of atmospheric river events resulted in substantial drought reduction during February across California, the Great Basin, the Four Corners, and parts of […]

NOAA Monthly Drought Outlook – February

🕔Feb 1, 2019During the past 30-days, widespread drought improvement was depicted by the Drought Monitor across much of the Southwest, in parts of the Northwest, south-central and northern Plains, and northern New […]

Seasonal Drought Outlook – Feb., March, April

🕔Jan 18, 2019Near- to above-normal precipitation during the past 30 days once again prevailed across the eastern half of the Nation, leaving only moderate drought in southeastern Florida, northern North Dakota, and […]

Monthly Drought Outlook – January

🕔Jan 7, 2019During the past 30-days, patches of drought improvement were depicted by the Drought Monitor in parts of the Pacific Coast States, northern Four Corners region, Great Plains, and upper South […]

Seasonal Drought Outlook – Jan., Feb., March

🕔Dec 20, 2018Near- to above-normal precipitation again prevailed from the High Plains to the East Coast, leaving the eastern and central parts of the Nation nearly drought-free. Here, moderate drought is restricted […]

U.S. Drought Outlook Monthly – December

🕔Nov 30, 2018During the past 30-days, western Washington, far southern portions of Arizona, parts of the Rockies, northern Plains, Missouri, northern New York and New England, and parts of the Southeast have […]

Seasonal Drought Outlook – Dec., Jan., Feb.

🕔Nov 16, 2018Heavy precipitation during the past 30-days resulted in significant drought reduction from the Rocky Mountain states eastward to the Atlantic Coast, western Washington state, the southern Intermountain region, and a […]

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