Map released: Thurs. June 14, 2018
Data valid: June 12, 2018 at 8 a.m. EDT


  • None
  • D0 (Abnormally Dry)
  • D1 (Moderate Drought)
  • D2 (Severe Drought)
  • D3 (Extreme Drought)
  • D4 (Exceptional Drought)


The Drought Monitor focuses on broad-scale conditions. Local conditions may vary. See accompanying text summary for forecast statements.

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Southeast Drought Summary

The only change needed in the Southeast this week was in northeast Alabama where abnormally dry conditions were shifted northward based on short to medium term precipitation deficits. Widespread precipitation fell over the region, and most areas were within an inch or two of normal for this week.

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Drought Impact Reporter

How is drought affecting you? Submit drought impact and condition reports via the Drought Impact Reporter.