Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for the Missouri River Basin - September 2021
Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for the Missouri River Basin June - August 2021. Dated September 2021.
Extreme heat and reduced precipitation in the region this summer had a major impact on crops, grasslands, and wildlife. Many states ranked in the top 10 warmest summers on record. Below normal precipitation was present this season for most of the region.
NOAA’s Regional Climate Services Program created these Climate Outlooks to inform the public about recent climate impacts within their respective regions. Each regional report contains easy-to-understand language, and anyone can access them through the Drought Portal.