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Coastal Carolinas Drought Early Warning System

Conditions for the week of September 12-18

Abnormal dryness was also introduced to southeastern South Carolina and northeastern Georgia, which missed the rains from Florence and have been drying out over the past two months or so due to the lack of rain and heat.

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U.S. Drought Monitor - Coastal Carolinas DEWS

As of September 18, 2018

Author: Jessica Blunden, NCEI/NOAA

U.S. Drought Monitor - Coastal Carolinas DEWS
U.S. Drought Monitor - Coastal Carolinas DEWS
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
9/18/2018
91.25%8.75%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
9/11/2018
86.93%13.07%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
6/19/2018
100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/02/2018
29.12%70.88%0.03%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
9/19/2017
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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