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Coastal Carolinas Drought Early Warning System

Conditions for the week of November 8-14

There is abnormal dryness along the northern coast of North Carolina. With 30- and 60-day precipitation shortfalls steadily increasing, broad D0 expansion was introduced across much of the east-central Carolinas.

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U.S. Drought Monitor - Coastal Carolinas DEWS

U.S. Drought Monitor - Coastal Carolinas DEWS
U.S. Drought Monitor - Coastal Carolinas DEWS
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
11/14/2017
68.18%31.82%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
11/07/2017
73.90%26.10%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
8/15/2017
93.70%6.30%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/03/2017
75.70%24.30%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Water Year
10/03/2017
94.27%5.73%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
11/15/2016
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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