Drought Monitor Weekly: Mostly Wet, Some Continued Dry Spots Oct 18, 2019

🕔Oct 18, 2019Summary The discussion in the Looking Ahead section is a description of what the official national guidance from the National Weather Service (NWS) National Centers for Environmental Prediction is depicting […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Record Temps, Some Rain Relief Oct 11, 2019

🕔Oct 11, 2019Summary The flash drought in the southern portions of the United States, especially over the Southeast and Texas, remains the prominent feature this week. As conditions continue to dry out […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Hot and Dry East of the Rockies Oct 3, 2019

🕔Oct 3, 2019Summary Warmer than normal temperatures dominated the eastern two-thirds of the country, with many areas having temperatures that were 9 to 15 degrees above normal. Cooler than normal temperatures dominated […]

Drought Monitor: “Flash Droughts” Intensify; Imelda Brings Heavy Rains Sep 26, 2019

🕔Sep 26, 2019Summary Rapidly intensifying “flash drought” — attributed in part to extreme late-summer heat — continued to afflict many areas from the lower Midwest and Mid-Atlantic States to the Gulf Coast. […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Extreme Heat Intensifies ‘Flash Droughts’ Sep 19, 2019

🕔Sep 19, 2019Summary Rapidly intensifying “flash drought” — attributed in part to extreme late-summer heat — continued to afflict many areas from the lower Midwest and Mid-Atlantic States to the Gulf Coast. […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Hot and Dry but Some Wet Spots Sep 13, 2019

🕔Sep 13, 2019Southeast With a weakened Hurricane Dorian lurking just off the Carolina coasts and tracking northeastward, a sharp gradient of precipitation amounts was produced. 10-15 inches of rain was dumped on […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Heavy Rains Hit Central Plains, Gulf Coast Aug 29, 2019

🕔Aug 29, 2019Summary Summer thunderstorms brought heavy rainfall to the Central Plains into parts of the Northeast, with showers and thunderstorms also occurring across parts of the Northwest, Southern Rockies, and Central […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Extreme Heat, Dryness; Upper Midwest Cool Aug 22, 2019

🕔Aug 22, 2019Summary The United States is in the thralls of summer, and with that can come heat, flash droughts, and occasional, if not frequent, thunderstorm activity. Several areas of the U.S. […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Overall Abnormal Dryness Spreads Aug 15, 2019

🕔Aug 15, 2019Summary Rainfall this week was highly variable across the eastern two-thirds of the country, which is not unusual during summer. Heavy rain was common in the High Plains, and from […]

Drought Monitor Weekly: Dry and Hot for Contiguous 48 Aug 9, 2019

🕔Aug 9, 2019Summary Heavy rain fell on large parts of Alaska this past week, bringing significant short-term relief, including an end to large fire development and expansion, at least for the time […]

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