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Moderate to heavy precipitation improves drought conditions in Great Plains

This week, moderate to heavy precipitation fell over the northern Great Plains, parts of the Upper Midwest and much of the south-central and northeast U.S. This led to widespread improvements in drought conditions and abnormal dryness in these areas, as precipitation deficits ... Read More

Extreme drought forms or expands in parts of the central plains

  • By By Curtis Riganti, National Drought Mitigation Center

Heavy snow falls in Kansas, Colorado, improving ongoing drought

Heavy rain improves drought conditions in central US

  • By Deborah Bathke, National Drought Mitigation Center