Advancing Drought Science and Preparedness across the Nation

How is Drought Affecting your Neighborhood?

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Where is drought this week?

November 27-December 3, 2019


of the US land area.

17.3 million

people are experiencing drought.

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Coastal Salinity Index (CSI) - A New Tool for Coastal Managers


Drought Status Updates Two-page status updates on drought conditions, including current conditions, impacts, and outlook:
California-Nevada Drought Outlook - October 2019
California-Nevada Drought & Climate Outlook Webinar - May 28, 2019
California-Nevada Drought Outlook - March 2019
Southwest Drought Status and El Niño Update – February 14, 2019

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Featured Drought Data, Maps & Tools