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U.S. Drought Monitor - Pacific Northwest DEWS

U.S. Drought Monitor - Pacific Northwest DEWS
U.S. Drought Monitor - Pacific Northwest DEWS
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
3/21/2017
99.10%0.90%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
3/14/2017
99.10%0.90%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
12/20/2016
76.53%23.47%9.90%0.93%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/03/2017
81.28%18.72%3.23%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
3/22/2016
60.77%39.23%20.88%3.05%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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Conditions for the week of March 15-21

The Northwest is drought-free, except for an area of abnormal dryness (D0) in western Montana.

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