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Drought enters GA, expands in FL and AL

According to the latest Drought Monitor, released this morning, a small area of moderate (D1) drought has been introduced to southern Charlton County in Georgia. Drought has also expanded in Florida and Alabama. Over 83 percent of Florida is now in drought, and the area of severe (D2) drought has…
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Big jump in Florida drought this week

Moderate drought coverage in Florida jumped from 5 percent to 66 percent of the state this week under unseasonably warm temperatures and almost no rain. Moderate drought was also introduced to the Mobile area of Alabama, and abnormally dry conditions grew slightly along the southern Georgia border. With little rain…
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Abnormally dry conditions return to GA, expand in AL, FL

Another Thursday, another Drought Monitor. Thanks to the DM authors who make this happen every week with no pay for doing it! This week’s map shows that abnormally dry conditions (D0) have returned to the southern edge of Georgia and have expanded in southern Alabama and in Florida. The small…
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Abnormally dry conditions now cover much of Florida

The latest Drought Monitor, released this morning, shows that while there is no change in drought from last week, the area of abnormally dry conditions have expanded significantly in Florida over the last week due to the very light precipitation they have received. There was also a slight increase in…
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Abnormally dry conditions expand in AL and FL

The latest Drought Monitor, released this morning, shows that abnormally dry (D0) conditions expanded in southern Alabama and in southern Florida this week in response to a lack of rain in those areas. The small area of severe (D2) drought in the Florida panhandle remains unchanged from last week. With…
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