Stories related to: U.S.Drought Monitor
February 4, 2016 | Ed Joyce
The U.S. Drought Monitor says, other than a slight reduction in exceptional drought in the northern Sierra, it needs more time to assess impacts of the recent moisture on California's long-term drought.
July 16, 2015 | Ed Joyce
There were “minor improvements” to exceptional drought in northeastern California last week, but drought is forecast to persist and intensify through October.
July 2, 2015 | Ed Joyce
Record summer heat has increased fire risk in California and the Western U.S. as drought conditions expand.