Advancing Drought Science and Preparedness across the Nation

How is Drought Affecting your Neighborhood?

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Where is drought this week?

August 5-11, 2020


of the US land area.

53.3 million

people are experiencing drought.

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Drought Status Updates Two-page status updates on drought conditions, including current conditions, impacts, and outlook:
California-Nevada Drought Outlook - December 2019
California-Nevada Drought Outlook - October 2019
California-Nevada Drought & Climate Outlook Webinar - May 28, 2019
California-Nevada Drought Outlook - March 2019

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