Drought Monitor For 12/27/12

Published 12/27 2012 08:49AM

Updated 01/02 2013 06:46PM

Updated:  8:49 AM 12/27/12

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

We're still holding on to some of the lingering affects of the drought from this summer.  Most of central Illinois remains "abnormally dry."   That's the lowest level of the different drought categories.  You can get more on the drought categories in our Weather 101 Section.  

Looking ahead, the 8 to 14 day forecast is looking to bring us near normal normal, though for this time of year, that's not much water. 

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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