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No drought but pockets of abnormally dry conditions appear

Today’s Drought Monitor shows that even though there is no drought in the Southeast, some scattered pockets of abnormally dry (D0) conditions have appeared. They are in Alabama, Georgia and the Carolinas. The next week should be fairly rainy, so they might not last long, but we will see.
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No drought but some abnormally dry conditions continue

The latest Drought Monitor, released this morning, shows that there is currently no drought in the region. However, there are still patches of abnormally dry (D0) conditions in Alabama, and Florida, where they have shrunk, and in Georgia, where they have expanded due to lack of rainfall from Marco and…
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Moderate drought in western Florida may be short-lived

The latest Drought Monitor, released this morning, shows that the small pockets of drought in Alabama and Georgia have shrunk but that a new area of moderate drought has been introduced to western Florida near Tampa. Heavy rains expected later this week may eliminate that in the next couple of…
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Drought reduced from this week’s rain

The rain this past week, while not excessive, did manage to eliminate drought in Virginia and South Carolina and reduced it in Georgia and Alabama. Scattered small areas of moderate drought continue in those states and abnormally dry conditions are present in Florida and Puerto Rico as well as the…
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