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Drought Conditions for East Baton Rouge Parish

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people in East Baton Rouge Parish are affected by drought

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of people in East Baton Rouge Parish are affected by drought

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40th

wettest May on record, over the past 130 years

Change of
1.17
Change of
inches from normal
38th

wettest year to date over the past 130 years (January-May 2024)

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3.62
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inches from normal
Current Conditions for East Baton Rouge Parish

Drought & Dryness Categories
% of East Baton Rouge Parish
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Percent of Normal Precipitation (%)
100%
Departure from Normal Max Temperature (°F)
0

Recent Precipitation and Temperature Conditions

Precipitation Conditions

Inches of Precipitation
Percent of Normal Precipitation (%)
100%
Percent of Normal Precipitation (%)
100%

Temperature Conditions

Maximum Temperature (°F)
60
Departure from Normal Max Temperature (°F)
0
Departure from Normal Max Temperature (°F)
0

Agriculture in East Baton Rouge Parish

U.S. Drought Monitor
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Crop Production (Acres) or Livestock Count

A circle with the radius of 20 pixels identifies:
> 500,000
A circle with the radius of 16 pixels identifies:
> 300,000
A circle with the radius of 12 pixels identifies:
> 100,000
A circle with the radius of 8 pixels identifies:
≤ 100,000

7,954
acres of hay in drought (D1–D4) in East Baton Rouge Parish (estimated)
343
acres of haylage in drought (D1–D4) in East Baton Rouge Parish (estimated)
306
acres of corn in drought (D1–D4) in East Baton Rouge Parish (estimated)
9,153
number of cattle in drought (D1–D4) in East Baton Rouge Parish (estimated)
272
number of sheep in drought (D1–D4) in East Baton Rouge Parish (estimated)
Streamflow in East Baton Rouge Parish

Streamflow Conditions
Streamflow Conditions
Probability of Below-Normal Precipitation
100%
Probability of Above-Normal Precipitation
100%
Probability of Near-Normal Precipitation
50%

22
percent of streamflow sites that are below normal in {{STATE_NAME_CLEAN}}
24
percent of streamflow sites that are above normal in {{STATE_NAME_CLEAN}}
100
percent area of {{STATE_NAME_CLEAN}} with above normal precipitation probability this month
0
percent area of {{STATE_NAME_CLEAN}} with below normal precipitation probability this month
Public Health in East Baton Rouge Parish

Social Vulnerability Index (SVI)
U.S. Drought Monitor
Air Quality
U.S. Drought Monitor

0.67
Social Vulnerability Index Score
No
Heat Warning issued by the National Weather Service
No
Air Quality Warning issued by the National Weather Service
No Wildfire
in {{COUNTY_NAME}}
Future Conditions for East Baton Rouge Parish

Quantitative Precipitation Forecast

Predicted Inches of Precipitation
1.75
Predicted Inches of Precipitation
1.75

U.S. Drought Outlooks

Drought Is Predicted To...
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Historical Conditions for East Baton Rouge Parish

U.S. Drought Monitor

The U.S. Drought Monitor (2000–present) depicts the location and intensity of drought across the country. Every Thursday, authors from NOAA, USDA, and the National Drought Mitigation Center produce a new map based on their assessments of the best available data and input from local observers. The map uses five categories: Abnormally Dry (D0), showing areas that may be going into or are coming out of drought, and four levels of drought (D1–D4). Learn more.