Palmer Drought Index: Deficits in Eastern Corn Belt Spread

August 23, 2011 02:45 AM

Following is the latest Palmer Drought Index:


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Juli says: Areas of the eastern Corn Belt need 3 to 9 inches of rain to erase drought conditions according to the precip needed map. The South remains in a world of trouble, as some areas are as much as 15 inches-plus deficit on rainfall.

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