Southern Plains Drought Outlook Summary - May 21, 2015
Text dated monthly, on date above. Images and statistics update more frequently.
Click below for detailed state drought information:
Current/Ongoing Drought Impacts
Reservoir conditions have improved dramatically across TX and OK.
Oklahoma: Nearly all reservoirs across the eastern ½ of OK are at or above full pool.
Texas: Statewide, TX reservoir levels have increased to 79% full from 62% full 6 months ago. An increase of over 3.3 trillion gallons!
The Southern Plains Drought Outlook narrative is provided by the NWS Southern Region Headquarters (SRH) Regional Operations Center (ROC). The SRH ROC is one of the NOAA Weather Ready Nation Pilot Projects and a primary objective of the SRH ROC Pilot is to provide weather, water, and climate Decision Support Services to regional scale partners.
NWS Southern Region Headquarters
Regional Operations Center
819 Taylor St
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Phone: (817) 978-1100 ext 147