Posts With Keyword ‘U.S. Drought Monitor’

Drought Conditions Continue to Ease

Posted: Saturday, November 16th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Although the drought currently impacting much of Iowa is expected to persist through February, conditions continue to improve.

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Conditions Improve for Some Southeast Iowa Counties

Posted: Friday, November 8th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A healthy dose of rain has helped ease drought conditions slightly in this corner of the state.

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Drought Now Severe in Washington County

Posted: Friday, September 6th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Another dry week, accompanied by high temperatures, worsened the drought now classified as severe in some parts of Iowa by the U.S. Drought Monitor.

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Area of Severe Drought Spreading

Posted: Friday, August 30th, 2013 at 6:23 am

This summer’s drought is growing worse according to the U.S. Drought Monitor.

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Southeast Iowa Abnormally Dry

Posted: Saturday, July 27th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Rain received on Thursday night should help alleviate the dry conditions in Southeast Iowa.

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Drought Conditions Lift in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Saturday, March 30th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Iowa is beginning to see some relief from a drought that began last summer.

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Could See Some Relief from Drought by March

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The drought conditions in Washington County remain unchanged, but we could see some improvement moving into the New Year.

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Intensity of Drought Lessens During November

Posted: Saturday, December 1st, 2012 at 6:23 am

Drought conditions are easing across southeast Iowa, but the same can’t be said about other parts of the state.

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Drought Expected to Stick Around

Posted: Friday, November 2nd, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The area of drought covering Iowa hasn’t gotten any worse, but relief is not expected anytime soon.

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