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Weekly Drought Update - 08/19/2014

Current Conditions

U.S. Drought Monitor Weekly image
Palmer Drought Index Weekly image
% area of CONUS in Moderate to Extreme Drought
This Week
(08/16/2014)
23.19
Last Week
(08/09/2014)
26.63

 

Forecast

 

Impacts

United States Seasonal Drought Outlook Weekly image

 


% of Corn Areas Experiencing Drought
This Week
(08/12/2014)
8%
Last Week
(08/05/2014)
9%