Abnormally Dry Conditions Increasing Across Southeastern States

Clint Thompson Drought

By Clint Thompson Abnormally dry conditions are starting to worsen in counties across Alabama and Georgia, while only a small portion of the Florida Panhandle is abnormally dry. Florida mostly has sufficient moisture following Hurricane Ian last week. This is according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. Alabama Conditions Alabama’s dry conditions are located mostly in the southwest part of the …

Parts of Southeast are Abnormally Dry

Clint Thompson Drought

By Clint Thompson Dry conditions are minimal across southeastern states like Florida, Georgia and Alabama but persist in certain areas of the region, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. A couple of counties in the southwest part of Georgia, including Early, Seminole and Decatur, are now abnormally dry after several weeks of sufficient moisture. Abnormally dry conditions are also observed …

Minimal Dry Conditions in Southeast

Jim Rogers Drought

Persistent rainfall in early September continues to provide adequate moisture for specialty crop producers planting their fall crops. Georgia is drought free. Alabama has minimal dry conditions in the northwest part of the state. Florida’s abnormally dry conditions are isolated to the southeast area of the state. This is according to Thursday’s release of the U.S. Drought Monitor. Only portions …

U.S. Drought Monitor: Southeast Mostly Free of Dry Conditions

Clint Thompson Drought

By Clint Thompson Persistent rain events have helped wipe away most drought across the Southeast. With an exception of one area in Southeast Florida and one in Northwest Alabama, the Alabama-Florida-Georgia region is mostly free of dry conditions, according to Thursday’s release of the U.S. Drought Monitor. Florida’s dry conditions are isolated to an area along the Atlantic Coast. Abnormally …

Increased Rainfall, Fewer Drought Areas in SE

Clint Thompson Drought

By Clint Thompson Rainfall has been more frequent in recent weeks leading to fewer dry areas across the Southeast (SE), according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. What were abnormally dry areas across all of northern Alabama have been isolated to the northwest part of the state. Lauderdale, Lawrence and Limestone counties remain moderately dry, while Franklin, Winston and Morgan counties …

U.S. Drought Monitor: North Alabama Still Dry

Clint Thompson Drought

The lingering drought affecting the Southeast is becoming less of an issue in Georgia, though conditions remain dry in northern Alabama, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. All of northern Alabama is either abnormally dry, moderately dry or even severely dry in a few counties. The worst conditions are observed in the northwest corner of the state in Colbert and …

U.S. Drought Monitor: Dry Conditions in Southeast

Clint Thompson Drought

Abnormally dry conditions persist in various areas in Georgia, while north Alabama remains abnormally dry as well. Only a couple of counties in Florida are abnormally dry, according to Thursday’s release of the U.S. Drought Monitor. Northwest Georgia and southwest Georgia are abnormally dry. There is also a small portion of Calhoun, Dougherty, Baker and Terrell counties in the southwestern …

More Rain, Less Drought Across Southeast

Jim Rogers Drought, Weather

The more it rains, the less drought that is being experienced across the Southeast. Dry conditions continue to subside in Florida and Georgia, according to Thursday’s release of the U.S. Drought Monitor. While about half of Georgia is abnormally dry, there are considerably less moderately dry conditions. Those are located in a couple of areas across the state, including around …