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CPC U.S. Drought Outlooks

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The monthly and seasonal (3-month) outlook for drought tendency from the National Weather Service's Climate Prediction Center (CPC), which depicts large-scale trends based on subjectively derived probabilities guided by short- and long-range forecasts.

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Climate Prediction Center U.S. Drought Outlooks: View one-month and three-month drought outlooks for the United States.

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Representative map of CPC's one-month drought outlook for the United States, showing forecasted changes in drought