Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

Drought relief expected for Alabama

A weather pattern  that will bring copious rain to the south central part of the US should extend far enough east to bring good rain amounts to most of the state of Alabama this week, particularly in the next few days.  Drought conditions there are likely to improve in the…
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NOAA: Very warm winter sets stage for warm spring in 2017

NOAA released their spring outlook this morning.  You can view the highlights in a 2-minute video here or read more about it at  The outlook shows that there is a chance of minor spring flooding across portions of the Southeast that are not in drought, mostly due to the possibility of…
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Mid-week dry spell linked to freezing conditions

The latest 7-day QPF shows a moderate amount of rain falling in northern areas of the region, with little to no rain occurring in southern Georgia and Alabama and most of Florida.  More rain will fall off the coasts, but will not necessarily affect inland areas.  From a timing standpoint,…
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