Drought Monitor Reveals More Midwest Rains Needed

Posted on 03/09/2017 10:22 AM
The National Drought Monitor reflects a marginal reduction of drought across the Midwest from last week, with nearly 27% of the region covered by some form of drought. But it also reflects a 1.4-percentage-point increase in "moderate" drought from last week to 3.4% of the area, centered over southeast Iowa. The monitor depicts conditio...