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ACF River Basin Drought Early Warning System

Conditions for the week of May 9-15

Moderate Drought (D1) was expanded across central and northeastern Alabama to reflect the increasingly dry conditions as well as declining streamflow levels.

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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
5/15/2018
55.46%44.54%13.95%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
5/08/2018
55.95%44.05%12.45%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
2/13/2018
15.76%84.24%36.45%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/02/2018
4.33%95.67%53.83%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
5/16/2017
11.78%88.22%48.19%17.00%2.23%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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