United States DROUGHT OUTLOOK
ENSO neutral status, where neither La Niña or El Niño conditions exist, is expected to prevail through spring 2017. Chances for El Niño conditions to develop increase as we head into the fall. To read more, click here.
In the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) U.S. Seasonal Drought Outlook update covering April through July 2017, drought was predicted to develop and persist across the southeast. Small remaining pockets of drought in California and Arizona are expected to continue. All remaining pockets of drought conditions are expected to improve. To view the last NOAA U.S. Seasonal Drought Outlook map, click here.
The links below will direct you to information on La Niña, ENSO, the NOAA seasonal drought outlook and other forecasts and models.
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