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Summary of Drought for Louisiana

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 23,000 people in Louisiana, which is about 1% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - Louisiana

U.S. Drought Monitor - Louisiana
U.S. Drought Monitor - Louisiana
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
4/17/2018
98.52%1.48%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
4/10/2018
90.40%9.60%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
1/16/2018
37.49%62.51%51.37%30.36%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/02/2018
37.47%62.53%51.50%33.35%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
4/18/2017
42.73%57.27%10.29%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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