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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 19, 2023

Drought Persists Across the Midwest, Contributing to Record-Low Water Levels on the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers

August 25, 2023

Drought and Low Water Levels Likely to Worsen with Dry and Hot Forecast Persisting into September

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    July 26, 2023

    Drought Worsens in Upper Midwest but Improves in Portions of the Plains and Ohio Valley

    Hot and Dry Week Ahead Could Worsen Drought

    Mississippi River Conditions, Impacts, and Outlook

    Resources for Monitoring Drought & Heat Risk

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    June 23, 2023

    Drought – and Its Impacts – Intensify Across the Midwest and May Persist.

    May 25, 2023

    Increased Risk for Drought Development in Portions of the Midwest Over the Next Few Weeks

    May 19, 2023

    Drought Persists in Portions of North Central U.S., with Flash Drought in Missouri