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Summary of Drought for Alabama

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 454,000 people in Alabama, which is about 9% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - Alabama

U.S. Drought Monitor - Alabama
U.S. Drought Monitor - Alabama
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
11/14/2017
83.26%16.74%0.54%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
11/07/2017
86.92%13.08%0.32%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
8/15/2017
100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/03/2017
22.97%77.03%68.12%48.58%23.32%0.00%
Start of Water Year
10/03/2017
94.10%5.90%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
11/15/2016
0.00%100.00%100.00%88.99%65.56%33.78%

Drought Intensities

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