U.S. Drought Monitor
Map released: Thurs. June 10, 2021
Data valid: June 8, 2021 at 8 a.m. EDT

Intensity

  • None
  • D0 (Abnormally Dry)
  • D1 (Moderate Drought)
  • D2 (Severe Drought)
  • D3 (Extreme Drought)
  • D4 (Exceptional Drought)
  • No Data

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Northeast Drought Summary

Temperatures for the week were 4-8 degrees above normal, with portions of Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine 8-12 degrees above normal. Precipitation was spotty with most areas dry, but pockets of above-normal precipitation were scattered throughout the region. Moderate drought conditions were expanded over western Maine and into northern New Hampshire and Vermont while abnormally dry conditions were increased over northern New York, eastern Massachusetts and west central New Jersey. Some abnormally dry conditions were removed in northern New Jersey and southern New York as well as in southern New Jersey.

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