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About Drought Status Updates: NIDIS and partners issue drought status updates to communicate a potential area of concern for drought expansion and/or development, based on recent conditions and the upcoming forecast.
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October 26, 2023

A Soggy End to October + El Niño Winter: Drought Is Expected to Improve, but Remain


September 22, 2023

Conditions are expected to improve after a summer of intense drought.

September 21, 2023

Drought Deteriorations Due to Late Summer Hot and Dry Conditions in Southern Portions of Intermountain West Region 


August 18, 2023

Extreme Heat Intensifies Drought Across Texas

June 15, 2023

This Year’s Snow Season Wipes Away Drought in Much of the West with the Exception of the Pacific Northwest

June 8, 2023

Drought Relief Arrives to Western Kansas and the Oklahoma/Texas Panhandles