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Drought Conditions Persist

Posted: Saturday, November 30th, 2013 at 6:23 am
Author: Sally Y. Hart - KCII News

Drought conditions remained steady from last week to this week, with 23.4% of Iowa experiencing no drought conditions. At this time 19.7% is experiencing severe drought and nearly 20% is in a moderate drought. Most of southeast Iowa is in a moderate drought. The northwest corner of Washington County is in a severe drought still, as is most of Keokuk, Iowa, and Johnson counties. At this time last year 41.7% of the state was in an extreme drought.

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