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Abnormally dry conditions expand throughout the Southeast

The latest Drought Monitor, released yesterday, shows that while the amount of drought in Florida has stayed the same, the amount of area covered by abnormally dry conditions has doubled in size from last week. It expanded in Alabama, Florida, Georgia and along the coasts of North and South Carolina. Fortunately, with wet conditions expected for the next week across the region except for the Florida peninsula, some of those areas may be eliminated in next week’s map. Stay tuned!