Drought Monitor Weekly: Mostly Wet, Southwest Stays Dry

🕔Apr 18, 2019Summary Two rapidly-moving strong storm systems, one “bombing out” in the central Plains during mid-week while a second storm intensified over the middle Mississippi Valley during the weekend, brought severe […]

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) […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: General Improvements for South, Northwest

🕔Apr 12, 2019Summary After a dry March, a series of storms brought much needed precipitation to the Pacific Northwest, staving off further degradations in Washington and resulting in local flooding and broad […]

California: Managed Flooding — Could It Restore Aquifers?

🕔Apr 10, 2019In California, the amount of water exiting aquifers under the state’s most productive farming region far surpasses the amount of water trickling back in. That rampant overdraft has caused land […]

NOAA Drought Monitor Weekly: Midwest Floods Continue; Dryness in South

🕔Apr 4, 2019Summary Large portions of the continental United States remained free of drought or abnormal dryness this week. The Northeast was completely free of drought or abnormal dryness, as was the […]

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 […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Midwest Flooding, Elsewhere Mostly Dry

🕔Mar 29, 2019Summary Dryness and drought intensified across parts of the South, while the overall trend toward drought recovery continued in the Four Corners region. Elsewhere, dryness concerns increased in the Northwest […]

California: 14 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought

🕔Mar 29, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 14 California counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Del Norte, Humboldt, Imperial, Los Angeles, Modoc, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis […]

New Mexico: 21 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought

🕔Mar 28, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 21 New Mexico counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Bernalillo, Catron, Chaves, Cibola, Colfax, Eddy, Grant, Lincoln, Los Alamos, McKinley, Mora, Otero, Rio […]

California, 10 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Drought

🕔Mar 26, 2019Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated nine California counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura, […]

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