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ACF River Basin Drought Early Warning System

Conditions for the week of January 8-14, 2019

Widespread precipitation fell in the Southeast region over the past week, with the exceptions of the eastern Florida Panhandle and the Florida Peninsula. Precipitation amounts ranged from about a half inch to as much as 2-3 inches across most areas that received precipitation. Temperatures were warmer than normal this week. The warmest areas were parts of Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina, where temperatures soared to 9 to 12 degrees above normal in some locations. Due to the widespread rainfall, drought-free conditions continued in Alabama.

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U.S. Drought Monitor - ACF River Basin DEWS

U.S. Drought Monitor - ACF River Basin DEWS
U.S. Drought Monitor - ACF River Basin DEWS
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
1/14/2020
85.83%14.17%2.86%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
1/07/2020
85.83%14.17%2.86%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
10/15/2019
0.00%100.00%99.44%92.73%14.40%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
12/31/2019
83.32%16.68%2.86%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
1/15/2019
100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Drought Intensities

  •       None: No Drought
  •       D0: Abnormally Dry
  •       D1: Moderate Drought
  •       D2: Severe Drought
  •       D3: Extreme Drought
  •       D4: Exceptional Drought
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