Drought Monitor 9/18/12

Published 09/18 2012 08:03AM

Updated 09/27 2012 08:04AM


Updated:  11:50 PM 9/20/12

You can get complete coverage of the drought in our Drought Watch Section.  

The drought is still shrinking with this week's update.  In fact, we're starting to see some "abnormally dry" areas form in central Illininois, which is the lowest level of the drought categories.  However, the 8 to 14 day forecast doesn't look very good as below normal rainfall is expected and the October forecast is also looking dry.   

Here's a look at how bad the drought was last week

You can get complete coverage of the drought in our new Drought Watch Section

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