Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Site Section
News & Events

January 2023 Southwest Drought Briefing

Jan 24
January 24, 2023
1:00 pm - 1:35 pm
Colorado River running through the Grand Canyon, representing the Southwest.

Winter is the season that can make or break drought in the Southwest. With another La Niña in the Pacific, this winter was predicted to be warmer and drier than normal. This mid-winter webinar discussed how the snowpack is fairing and what the next few months will look like. This webinar also provided an overview of the Drought Severity Evaluation Tool (DSET).